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CHEESE thermal-imaging home surveys identify where your home is losing heat and we will suggest remedies to reduce your energy use and bills. If you are on a low income you can have a more comfortable, healthier, home without higher bills. Read more about how a survey works, and if you live in Bristol apply for a survey now.

These are some common faults shown up by CHEESE thermal image surveys,
where red and white is hottest and blue and black coldest.
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The CHEESE blog

The CHEESE response to goverment consultation on 'building a market for energy efficiency'

The government department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) issued a public consultation in October 2017, appealing for views on to build a market for energy efficiency. Susan Nicholls and Michael Alford Andrews of the CHEESE project compiled evidence and submitted a response, which we have published below. For reference, the consultation document can be accessed here (PDF). Contents Background: The value of thermal imaging as a tool to incentivise energy efficiency Q1....

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Further funding successes

We are pleased to announce two further funding successes that will support us in delivering phase three of the project this winter. We were awarded £5,000 by the Megawatt Community Energy Fund. The fund was setup to distribute profits of the Bristol Energy Cooperative and is managed by the Quartet Community Foundation. It was a very competitive round, with many fantastic organisations, so we are very pleased to have received the money and the recognition and support of the wider community....

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Success at the The Funding Network evening

We are delighted to have received encouraging support from the members of The Funding Network (Bristol) at a live funding evening at TLT LLP solicitors on 12th October. Mike Andrews made a six-minute presentation, supported by Green Party Councillor Jerome Thomas and CHEESE members, and we were rewarded with personal funding bids totalling £5,000. This money will make a valuable contribution to our operations this winter.

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Thanks to our funders

More details of our management and funding »