There are a number of other ways to get help to reduce energy costs:
- Energy efficiency tips are available from the Energy Saving Trust
- The Government provides guidance on switching energy tariffs through the Power to Switch website
- Your energy provider can sometimes help you reduce your costs - get in touch with them direct
- If you are struggling to keep your home warm the Home Heat Helpline can offer advice and support
Grants and support
We are working with Harborough Energy to offer householders advice on improving the energy efficiency of their home and providing help to access grants for energy efficiency measures. Letters are bieng sent to households that are best suited to the latest grants, but you can also read more information about Harborough Energy.
If you are off the gas grid, have no central heating and are struggling to heat your home affordably you may benefit from an affordable warmth grant.
If you have a health issue that would be affected by disruptions to your energy supply contact: for electricity contact Western Power and sign up to their register for support in the event of a power cut and for gas contact Cadent Gas.
Advice for businesses on reducing energy bills
Businesses based in Market Harborough can get advice on reducing energy bills from Market Harborough energy club.