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This section contains scientific articles, reports and other documents related to energy poverty.

Neuhoff, K., et al.

The discussion of the support for renewable energy must consider the distributional impact of cost allocation. The public is sensitive to social imbalances caused by rising power prices that might jeopardize the acceptance of energy transformation. By the end of 2012 about 19 percent of German...Read more

Frerk, M. and MacLean, K.

NEA commissioned this report as, although there are some real challenges and tensions to be addressed, we believe that it is possible to tackle both decarbonisation of energy and fuel poverty. Through better focusing of energy efficiency programmes and other support to low-income households, we...Read more

Devalière, I.

From an innovative and identification process towards fuel poverty households, the researcher will identify several relevant user profiles. He carries out at the same time an analysis of two regional councils intervention process in order to suggest plans to fight against fuel povertyRead more

Gibbons, D. and Singler, R.

Energywatch commissioned Inclusion to examine the level and quality of research evidence currently available concerning the coping strategies used to deal with fuel poverty that are employed by households deemed vulnerable by the government’s UK Fuel Poverty Strategy. These are defined as low...Read more