Onthank Energy

Project Summary:

The project aims to improve thermal insulation, increase awareness of energy efficiency and maximise the income of households in a recognised Fuel Poverty (FP) area identified by East Ayrshire Council's FP Mapping Indicator. Every household will be contacted and offered free insulation measures and income maximisation advice. The project will take a co-ordinated approach by installing measures, providing advice and energy lessons to the two schools in the area. Each householder will also be provided with energy efficient light bulbs.

Expected Number of Individuals: 400

Expected Number of Households: 400

Trustees Meeting: 06 October 2006

Funding Amount Approved: £105,000

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