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C.H.E.E.S.E. cited in Bristol and the Sustainable Development Goals report

The Cabot Institute for the Environment at the University of Bristol, in partnership with Bristol City Council and the Bristol SDG Alliance, recently published their report 'Bristol and the SDGs' (Sustainable Development Goals). Under SDG 7 (Affordable and Clean Energy, page 27), CHEESE is cited as one of the most significant projects tacking fuel poverty in Bristol: WHAT WE'RE DOING - Tackling Fuel Poverty (7.1, 7.3) One of the most significant projects occurring in Bristol to tackle fuel... read more »

End of the 2018/19 season

We have now completed our fourth winter surveying season, and are pleased to report this has been our best season yet! Overall, we delivered 115 surveys, up 26% from last year. Of this total, 18 surveys were performed for free to low-income households, and 23 surveys were performed by our partner organisations: Bristol Green Doors, Innovate UK, Dhek Bhal and Golder Agers. The map below shows how these surveys were spread our over the city. A huge thanks is due to our survey manager Maddy... read more »

Bristol Green Doors

This year, Bristol Green Doors teamed up with C.H.E.E.S.E. to offer each householder a free thermal-imaging survey prior to the open-homes weekend. This was a great opportunity for us to survey some intereresting buildings with a variety of retrofit measures, and we provided some useful video footage that could be played at the open days. For the householders, it was a new way to view the performance of their homes, which these testemonials attest to: "CHEESE is the single most useful... read more »

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