Fuel poverty

I-SPHERE’s Director Prof Suzanne Fitzpatrick and Prof Glen Bramley were appointed to the Scottish Government’s steering group on Fuel Poverty.   They contributed to an evidence review on Fuel poverty and adverse outcomes, which informed a national consultation on a Fuel Poverty Strategy for Scotland.

The review including redefining fuel poverty and was informed by wider work of the team in this area including the UK Poverty and Social Exclusion Survey

See Glen’s blog for more information on the experience and its impact.