Big Energy Saving Week 2016

Another successful BESW !BESW 2015 logo

BESW 2016 – Many great events, and many activities, throughout Somerset. Home Energy Centre acted as a Citizens Advice Silver Partner for Somerset. Bronze packages providing funding and events were available , and Tweets and Facebook posts went far and wide..

As well as recommendations to check your energy tariff and to switch to one that offers best value, plenty of tips were available to help you to keep your home warm, at lower cost..

  • .check your roofspace insulation is at least 270mm thick..at least a quarter of the heat you pay for escapes through the roof

    Well-being for the home

    Well-being for the home

  • 21% of your home’s heat loss is through the windows and doors..a clingfilm-type product like Filmglaze turns single-panes into double-glazed, at a cost of only a few £££
  • a reflector panel placed behind the radiator can distribute the heat more effectively and save £££

Contact the Home Energy Centre on hec@localgen.org.uk to request tips and guidance for actions you can take to ensure that your home as energy-efficient as you can get it !

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