Ministers warned on poverty targets

July 2007
Utility Week;7/6/2007, Vol. 27 Issue 15, p6
Trade Publication
The article reports on the call of the National Energy Action (NEA) to remedy fuel poverty in Great Britain. The group warns that three million households in England could still be in fuel poverty by 2010. It claims that the number of fuel poor households in England has doubled due to energy price increases. The group urges the government to maximize income through benefit entitlement checks and improve access to microgeneration and other renewable technologies.


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