Energy Advice and Information

Yorkshire Energy Doctor

The Riccall-based Yorkshire Energy Doctor can provide free and completely independent advice on how you can reduce your energy costs and afford to live in a warm home this winter.

The advice can include switching to a cheaper energy supplier or tariff, smart meters, applying for grants to get financial help with energy costs, including the £140 Warm Home Discount for those on low incomes, and giving tips on reducing energy use in the home. 

Yorkshire Energy Doctor is also working with the Tadcaster and Western Community Engagement Forums in our district to help people reduce their fuel bills.

You can visit their website www.yorkshireenergydoctor.org.uk to find more details or call Kate on 01757 249100.

Groundwork's Green Doctor

Groundwork's Green Doctors work in communities to offer practical support and advice to people - often those most at risk of fuel poverty - that helps them to make their homes more environmentally friendly and cheaper to heat.

They are independent, impartial experts who give homes a check-up then offer energy saving advice, support and advise to access grants and funding for installing insulation and central heating systems, switching energy supplies, dealing with energy debt and applying for the Warm Homes Discount.

They also provide kit that keeps people warm, identify financial support when needed and fit energy saving equipment. 

You can visit their website www.groundwork.org.uk/green-doctor-leeds to find out more or ring the free telephone number 0808 1683547.