Energy Saving Trust



Over £2.9m in Ofgem energy redress funding awarded to UK charities

Eleven UK charities have been awarded over £2.9 million in funding in the latest round of Ofgem's Energy Industry Voluntary Redress Scheme (Energy Redress Scheme).

Published 28 July 2020

Ofgem Energy Redress Scheme makes £13m available for charities to support vulnerable consumers and households

The Ofgem Energy Industry Voluntary Redress Scheme (Energy Redress Scheme) reopened its eighth funding round for applications last week with £13 million available to charities in Great Britain.

Published 14 July 2020

New report outlines eight point plan for Scotland’s green recovery

Retrofitting buildings is one of a number of key actions the Scottish Government should undertake to ensure Scotland’s post-COVID-19 sets a path to net zero, according to a group of civic and business leaders.

Published 13 July 2020

Ofgem makes £13m available for charities to support vulnerable energy consumers

The Ofgem Energy Industry Voluntary Redress Scheme (Energy Redress Scheme) opens its latest funding round for applications today to charities that support vulnerable energy consumers.

Published 7 May 2020

Maryhill and Paisley housing associations awarded energy redress funding

Two Scottish housing associations are among the list of successful applicants from an Energy Saving Trust scheme to help people in vulnerable positions heat and power their homes.

Published 17 April 2020

Energy Saving Trust grants Wheatley Foundation fuel advice funds

The Wheatley Foundation has secured more than £200,000 to help customers struggling with their energy bills.

Published 6 February 2020

Energy campaign launched by charity which delivered over £1m in savings last year

A campaign which aims to help people save money on their energy bills through free and impartial advice is being launched across the country today.

Published 20 January 2020

Over £4.2m in Ofgem redress funding awarded to energy charities

Energy Saving Trust has today announced over £4.2 million has been awarded to 30 charities across England, Scotland and Wales in the latest round of the Energy Redress Scheme.

Published 16 January 2020

Melville Housing launches Midlothian's first electric car club

In a first for Midlothian, five green fully electric vehicles are now available to hire across the region, thanks to a new project delivered by Melville Housing Association.

Published 4 December 2019

More housing associations awarded funding to provide car ownership alternatives

Seven organisations across Scotland have been successful in the second round of the funding to procure the services of electric vehicle car clubs.

Published 28 November 2019

Grant fund to help social tenants access ebikes

Social housing providers in Scotland can apply for funding to help tenants access the benefits of ebikes.

Published 21 November 2019

Ore Valley Housing Association launches Electric Car Club with Enterprise

Ore Valley Housing Association has launched its Electric Car Club in partnership with Enterprise Holdings.

Published 2 October 2019

Government outlines green commitments in 2019-20 Programme for Government

A £3 billion Green Investment Portfolio and a vow to end polluting gas heating in new homes within five years are part of the Scottish Government’s next steps to tackle climate change, First Minister Nicola Sturgeon announced in Parliament yesterday.

Published 4 September 2019

£10m made available for charities to support vulnerable energy consumers

The fifth round of the Ofgem Energy Redress Scheme will reopen for applications on August 19 with £10 million available, the largest amount being accessible to support vulnerable energy consumers.

Published 13 August 2019

Linstone on the right road with major expansion of eco-friendly Car Club

A car club which is driving up eco-friendly motoring in Renfrewshire has been given a huge boost.

Published 9 August 2019