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Tips from the Energy Saving Trust

***Here are the latest tips from the Energy Saving Trust (EST).***

Knowing how to stay warm while saving energy and money has never mattered more. Based on Ofgem’s latest 'price cap' (Jan 2024), typical household energy bills in England, Scotland and Wales have risen by £94 to £1,928.


How to choose an energy efficient appliance
Choosing more efficient home appliances will use less energy, saving you money over time. The EST advice page explains what to look for when you’re buying a new appliance, and how to make the best choice for your home.

Energy saving ideas for your renovation project
Are you planning to make improvements to your home this year? Check EST favorite renovation ideas that can improve your home’s energy efficiency, reduce your bills and cut your carbon footprint. ​​​​​​

NESTA launches useful heat pump tool 
Have you been thinking about the future of your home heating? NESTA’s new website has all the free, independent advice you need to help you find out if a heat pump is right for you. 

Are smart homes the key to a lower carbon footprint?
From smart meters and heating controls to smart TVs and watches, our gadgets and appliances are all getting ‘smarter’. But can they help us save energy? Get the answers in the EST blog. 

How to improve your EPC rating
This useful EST guide runs through the top Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) recommendations to help you save on your energy bills by making changes to your home. Whether you rent or own your home, there are steps you can take to boost your EPC rating