Energy saving advice

We all use energy every day and it costs a lot of money.  For many people, the cost of heating their homes can present real challenges. Fuel poverty, a situation where a person cannot afford to heat their home, it is a growing problem. Some simple steps could reduce the amount of energy you use and help you to make your money go further.

From switching energy supplier to warm discount schemes, the resources on this page should help you cut your energy costs and keep you warm and safe all year round.

Understanding your energy bill

Use the Citzens Advice website tool to help make sense of your bill – Understanding your energy bill

Switching supplier

The government run ofgem site has good information on why and how to switch energy supplier – Switching supplier

Housing associations

Local housing associations may have energy advisers or support workers:

Glasgow housing association

Full list of Scottish housing associations

Energy saving advice

Home Energy Scotland is a great resource for help and advice – Energy saving advice