Energy saving measures can be fitted for free during the home visit where appropriate, such as LED lightbulbs; draft insulation around doors and windows; radiator foils; chimney balloons; power down devices; hot water cylinder covers; shower aerators.
In 2019/20, Energyworks visited 1,900 homes and identified £1,156,500 of savings on fuel bills.
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Useful learnings from Energyworks
Behavioural advice on how to keep people's home warmer for less is very effective.
Home visits make setting up energy saving measures more efficient and help to build trust.
Free boiler replacements for broken boilers has been deemed an essential service.
Personal relationships enable onward referrals to external agencies for further support as needed.
- Energy saving measures adopted
- Number of home visits (and/or online consultations)
- Money saved on fuel bills
- Number of homes improved