Help and Support with Saving Energy
By improving your energy efficiency and reducing your energy consumption, you can save money as well as reduce your carbon footprint.
Take a look at the available schemes below:
West Berkshire Energy Switch
Could you switch to an electric vehicle?
Electric vehicles (EV) are becoming more popular across the district, as well as nationwide, and can have huge benefits, including reduced fuel and running costs, and significantly contributing to reducing emissions. Find out more about electric vehicles here. You can also find out information about what the Council is doing to support EV drivers here.
Support and advice for your energy bills
Citizens Advice provide a wide range of advice and support regarding energy bills and usage. You can read more about what to do if you are struggling to pay your bills, getting better energy deals, how to make a complaint, using energy meters, and more. Check out the Citizens Advice website here.
If you are struggling to pay your bills, Ofgem has provided advice on what you can do. You can agree a payment plan with your supplier, check existing energy schemes and grants, and get debt advice. Find more information on the Ofgem website.
You can also subscribe to our monthly environment newsletter here to find out more about our work across West Berkshire.