Energy Advice Leaflets
We provide advice and information on a wide range of topics relating to energy.
Insulation and Heating
Download resources kindly provided by the Centre for Sustainable Energy.
Dr Energy Advice Column
We answer the questions submitted by readers of the Hastings Online Times.
Getting the best from your Solar PV panels
If your home has solar panels –
installed by you or your landlord, or
through a ‘rent-a-roof’ scheme – you
may need to re-think the way you
consume electricity in order to reap
the greatest benefit.
Why are my electricity bills so high?
We have put together a quick reference sheet to help you understand which appliances may be using more energy and costing more. We have even suggested some alternatives!
Rural Homes Factsheet
People living in rural areas can be hit with some of the highest energy costs. This is due to a combination of older, inefficient housing and being off the gas grid.
Park Homes Factsheet
Park homes with thin walls and LPG, oil or electric heating can be expensive to keep warm during winter. Here is a helpful PDF with energy advice for park home residents.
Mental Health During COVID
Follow this link if you feel you are struggling with Lockdown Depression or COVID Anxiety.