Affording Utilities

Our expenditure on fuel and energy increased by almost 200% between 2008 and 2012.

The cost of energy has increased significantly in recent years, impacting on the budgets of many people we help. The introduction of water charges are an additional challenge for cash-strapped households.

Latest Issue

SVP Submission to the Commission for the Regulation of Utilities
SVP made a submission to the Commission for the Regulation of Utilities on proposed changes to the PSO Levy for 2020-21 calling for measures to protect those in energy poverty from price increases.
Published 06 Jul 2020 | PDF | 337.97 KB
SVP Submission to the Commission for the Regulation of Utilities
Published 06 Jul 2020 | PDF | 337.97 KB
Growing up in the Cold
Published 10 Dec 2019 | PDF | 3.25 MB
SVP Submission on Carbon Tax
Published 28 Jun 2019 | PDF | 424.65 KB
Exessive use water charges submission to CRU
Published 24 Apr 2019 | PDF | 234.95 KB
Debt Flagging Review (Commission for Regulation of Utilities)
Published 05 Feb 2019 | PDF | 304.29 KB

Media Contact Details

For Press and Media enquiries in the Repulic please contact:

Jim Walsh
Mob: 087 2541700
 

For Press and Media enquiries in the North please contact:

Gwynneth Cockcroft
DCP PR
publicity@svpni.co.uk
Tel: +44 2890370137