Over 50% of the heat loss from an average home is through the roof and walls.
And in the UK, over 25% of all carbon dioxide emissions come from the energy we use to heat and light our homes and power our household appliances.
Energy efficiency is about using energy in your home in a way to make sure you are warm and comfortable; but not wasting this valuable resource and, at the same time, your money.
We want to improve energy efficiency in Richmond properties; but there is a lot that residents can do to help themselves. On these pages you can find out about advice and grants to help you make changes and tips on saving energy.
Visit the Go Green website for further information on how to reduce money on your household utility bills.