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

Rezessy, S., Dimitrov, K., Ürge-Vorsatz, D., and Baruch, S.

It is widely recognized that many cost-efficient opportunities to employ end-use energy efficiency measures exist in countries in transition (CITs) and that municipal authorities have an essential role to play in capturing these opportunities. The aim of this paper is to review the factors that...Read more

Hossain, K.

This paper examines the impact that the new local authority performance framework, and in particular the NI187 performance indicator, is having on action to tackle fuel poverty at the local level. The 2001 Fuel Poverty Strategy made a commitment to eliminate fuel poverty in vulnerable households...Read more

Roberts, S., and Baker, W.

There has been little attempt to date to define how local and regional public bodies in England can contribute effectively to the national objective to eradicate fuel poverty. There is also no explicit requirement on local and regional bodies to contribute to this objective. As a result, beyond...Read more

Parés, Neus; Enciso, Jaume; Brotons, Jordi

The report aims to explore the evolution of the level of consumption and the impact of energy poverty on a population that uses the social services of the municipality of Sabadell.Read more

Stewart, J., and Habgood, V.

The links between fuel poverty and poor health are well documented, yet there is no statutory requirement on local authorities to develop fuel poverty strategies, which tend to be patchy nationally and differ substantially in quality. Fuel poverty starts from the perspective of income, even...Read more