Fuel Poverty

Energy and Climate Change written question – answered on 9th July 2014.

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Photo of Caroline Flint Caroline Flint Shadow Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change

To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change

(1) how many households are forecast to be lifted from fuel poverty under the energy company obligation in each year between 2013 and 2017;

(2) how many households (a) in fuel poverty and (b) not in fuel poverty and (c) in total he expects to receive assistance under the energy company obligation in each year between 2013 and 2017.

Photo of Gregory Barker Gregory Barker The Minister of State, Department of Energy and Climate Change

The Department’s latest assessment of the impact of the energy company obligation (ECO) on fuel poverty is set out in “The Future of the Energy Company Obligation: Assessment of Impacts” published in March 2014. This is available at:

https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/286926/The_Future_of_the_Energy_ Company_Obligation_Assessment_of_Impacts.pdf

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