TITLE

Fuel Direct could be an effective tool

AUTHOR(S)
Gallacher, Audrey
PUB. DATE
February 2011
SOURCE
Utility Week;2/11/2011, Vol. 34 Issue 5, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on Fuel Direct, a government-funded scheme, managed by the Great Britain Department for Work and Pensions (DWP). This scheme aims to assist consumers facing financial hardship to cope with energy debt due to the result of high oil prices. The article also discusses the decline in the number of people who receive Fuel Direct from 1997 to 2009.
ACCESSION #
58624989

 

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