Want to know more about fuel poverty and its effects? Follow the links below to a selection of research papers about health, housing, economy, energy and environment:
A review of research evidence, carried out by DECC, to understand the different ways in which people in fuel poverty respond to living in a cold home or facing unaffordable energy bills (2014).
A research report from the University of Leeds, accompanied by a video and a great online tool to inform heat network planning (2014).
The Annual Report on Fuel Poverty Statistics from the Department of Energy and Climate Change (2014 – provides statistics related to 2012).
The final report of the Hills Fuel Poverty Review, the key piece of research influencing current Government thinking about fuel poverty (2012).
A report by the Greater London Authority’s Health and Public Services Committee on tackling fuel poverty in London (2012)
A report on the health impacts of cold homes and fuel poverty by the Marmot Review Team (led by Sir Michael Marmot, Dept. of Epidemiology and Public Health, UCL) for Friends of the Earth (2011)
An interactive map showing the percentage of households in poverty (2006-2011), by local authority, published by the Department of Energy and Climate Change