Advice on home energy

Making your home energy efficient can help keep you warm in the winter, cool in the summer, and save you money.

Switch supplier to save money

You may be able to switch suppliers to help you save energy. Compare tariffs using the go energy shopping website.

Smart meters

A smart meter could reduce your electricity and gas bills by helping you keep track of how much energy you’re using.

Energy suppliers must offer every household a free gas or electricity smart meter by 2020.

Payments, discounts and support

The government and energy companies may help you financially if you are struggling to pay your bills. Contact your own energy supplier to see what they can offer.

We work with Wessex Home Improvement Loans and West of England Care and Repair to deliver affordable loans to homeowners unable to make essential repairs and improvements.

Improving energy efficiency makes a home warmer, more comfortable, and lowers fuel bills. Advice is available on: heating, insulation and draught proofing; renewable energy; saving energy as well as financial grants and discounts.