EU Energy Poverty Observatory EPOV

What is EPOV and what does it mean to Fuel Poverty?

Energy Action has been advocating on behalf of people living in fuel poverty in Ireland for many years. More than 50 million households in the European Union are struggling to attain adequate warmth, pay their utility bills on time and live in homes free of damp and mould. Awareness of energy poverty is rising in Europe […]

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Fuel Poverty Awareness Day

It is difficult to believe that there are still people in Europe who have to choose between heating and eating during the winter. Fuel poverty is a specific type of deprivation wherein a household cannot afford to heat and power their home adequately. Despite the excellent work being undertaken across the island of Ireland, Fuel […]

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Who is organising EEPCon18 and what do they do?

The European Energy Poverty Conference is the 8th annual Fuel Poverty run by Energy Action. You might be wondering who is Energy Action and why do they run this conference! A good place to start is to see the background of this charity. The services they deliver, are free to the most vulnerable. Helping make […]

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