The Warmer Worcestershire project began with a thermal image
survey of Worcestershire to highlight heat loss from roof of
properties. The aim of the project is to encourage energy
efficiency and save residents money on their bills.
The Warmer Worcestershire network are continuing to promote the
importance of keeping warm and well during the winter months. In a
typical British home, one third of the heat produced by central
heating systems is lost through the roof, walls and windows. For a
poorly insulated property, this means that £1 out of every £3 spent
Find your home
Type in your postcode to the Warmer Worcestershire heat loss map
to find out how much heat was being lost through the roof of your
property when thesurvey was conducted in winter 2009. Explore the
Warmer Worcestershire web site for advice and tips on how to save
energy in your home.
Events and Advice
During the coming months energy advice surgeries
will be held in each
district in Worcestershire to help residents with any questions
they may have about saving energy, understanding energy bills and
whether there are grants available for improvements to home
Ways to Insulate your home
Advice and information regarding improving the energy efficiency of your home
Grants and Offers
and roof of your building may sound expensive and difficult, but it
should be less than a day's work to get both done. The benefits
include having a warmer home, using less energy and helping to save
Find an Installer
There are a range of different installers
to choose from for home energy
improvements. It is important you pick a trusted supplier.
Information for Schools
Information for Business
Historic buildings and energy
Historic buildings are a finite and
. They define local landscapes and
create a sense of place. It is important to look after our
historic buildings, but it is also important to make them as energy
efficient as possible, both for economic and environmental reasons.
Frequently Asked Questions
Act on Engery: 0800 988 2881
Government Consumer Helpline: 08454 040506
Ring Act on Energy on 0800 988 2881 for impartial advice on whether
you are eligible for free or discounted insulation.
Energy can offer you a range of options and make a referral to a
scheme/contractor of your choice. Contractors will always offer
individual written quotations for any work involved in insulating
your home. Warmer Worcestershire has not authorised any specific
contractor to undertake cold calling, either by telephone or in
person, as part of this project. Warmer Worcestershire does
not approve contractors used in supplying and fitting insulation.
Advice on your rights when having work carried out on your home is
available from Consumer Direct, the Government consumer helpline on
The Warmer Worcestershire logo is
protected by the Copyright, Design & Patents Act 1988.
You are free to use it for your own personal, non commercial
purposes. Any other re-use, for example commercial
publication, would require the specific consent
of Wychavon District Council as copyright holder. You
must ensure that you gain consent before reproducing our logo
for which you maybe charged a small fee. Reproducing without
consent is an offence and Wychavon District Council will take
formal action against any person/organisation found to be using the
Warmer Worcestershire logo without their consent.
Worcestershire Heat Loss Map
*The thermal image in the heat loss map was conducted during winter
2009. The data represents the heat loss at that point in time and
is not updated.
- Act on Energy
At Act on Energy we encourage energy
conservation by providing free and impartial advice to householders
and small businesses in Warwickshire, Worcestershire, Coventry and
the surrounding areas.
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providing information and support on leading a healthy
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This page was last reviewed 8 May 2013 at 16:31.
The page is next due for review 4 November 2014.