Inquiry into energy efficiency and fuel poverty in Wales

The National Assembly for Wales’ Environment and Sustainability Committee undertook an inquiry into Energy Efficiency and Fuel Poverty in Wales.


Terms of reference


  • To examine progress towards meeting the Welsh Government’s statutory targets for eradicating fuel poverty in Wales by 2018.
  • To consider the impact of the Welsh Government’s existing energy efficiency programmes (Nest and Arbed) and UK Government initiatives such as the Green Deal.
  • To review the implementation to date by the major energy suppliers of the Energy Company Obligation (ECO) and other measures to alleviate fuel poverty in Wales.


The Committee held a public consultation to gather evidence on this topic.


Business type: Committee Inquiry

Reason considered: Senedd Business;

Status: Complete

First published: 08/05/2014