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Top Tips for Energy Saving Week

Published: Mon, 31 Oct 2016
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The Housing Executive’s Sustainable Energy Team encourages you to join in #EnergySavingWeek16
Energy Saving Week starts today (30 Oct – 6 Nov 2016) and we’re encouraging you to do just three things: Call / Save / Insulate!

Make one free call…

To save on your energy costs call freephone 0800 1422 865 today.
Receive free, impartial advice on how you can make your home more energy efficient. There are ‘no cost’ tips on how to reduce home energy bills and information on grants available, if you’re eligible. So call the freephone number 0800 1422 865; it won’t cost the earth but may save £s.

Join an oil buying club!

Do you use home heating oil?  Did you know that by buying oil in bulk could save ££s?
With oil prices rising and set to go higher now is a good time to check if there’s a club near you. The Housing Executive has helped set up 27 oil clubs across Northern Ireland in partnership with Bryson Energy. Many members have already saved £££s on their oil… collectively over £100k has been saved!  To begin saving on your home heating oil 0800 1422 865 for further details on how it works.

Insulate, Insulate, Insulate

Make sure your insulation is up to spec, recommends the Housing Executive, as it remains the best way to keep your energy bills down.
Make sure your loft has 270mm of insulation and if you’ve cavity walls find out if they have been filled. If you’re on a low income you may be eligible for help through Affordable Warmth.
Location, Location, Location, may be the motto of many, change yours to insulation, insulation, insulation and make sure your nest is cosy this winter.
For free impartial advice on saving energy call 0800 1422 865.