Cost of living crisis response

Energy usage at home

Energy Usage Advice Guide

Worried about energy usage in your home? We’ve produced a handy guide to saving energy and keeping warm, as well as where to get help and advice on your gas and electricity bills.For instance, did you know that you can save around £80 a year by unplugging your TV and computers and not leaving them on standby mode?

Handy guide - Energy Usage Advice Guide (PDF)

Landlord compliance with the Minimum Energy Efficiency Standard

Our Energy Efficiency Team is running five drop-in sessions to give landlords an opportunity to find out about what the Minimum Energy Efficiency Standard means for their properties and to ask any specific questions they may have. The team will also be able to provide more details on grants and support available. For details of the drop-in sessions as well as a range of advice, see the leaflet we have specially produced for landlords.

Advice for Landlords from Newham Council - Minimum Energy Efficiency Standard (PDF)

Advice for frontline practitioners

With frontline practitioners’ patients and service users worried about energy usage in their homes, we’ve produced a guide as to how they can suggest patients and service users save energy and keep warm. It also says where to get help and advice with gas and electricity bills.

Advice for Frontline Practitioners from Newham Council - Fuel Poverty (PDF)