The hundred days war

Bullivant, Vicky
March 2011
Utility Week;3/18/2011, Vol. 34 Issue 10, p24
Trade Publication
The article focuses on Eon-UK's Challenge 100 programme, whch intends to help some families in Great Britain from fuel poverty in 100 days. It notes that the energy industry is estimated to have spent over five billion British pounds on energy efficiency measures by 2012. According to Eon, the most sustainable measure for reducing fuel povery is to change the condition of the home and the behaviour of the family. Eon, with the help of public, private and charitable institutions, had lifted 42 families out of fuel poverty by the end of the programme.


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