Help eligible households keep warm and save money
Eligible residents in Bournemouth, Poole and Christchurch can keep warm and save money, get personal advice and free gadgets to help them cut energy bills and stay warm at home, such as:
- smart extension leads
- reflective radiator panels
- low energy LED lightbulbs
- letter box and chimney draught stoppers
and more if the home is suitable – all installed while you wait!
An average household can expect to save £400 on energy costs over the life of the gadgets. LEAP has already helped over 1000 households in this area to save a total of £800,000!
If you know people who could benefit from this service, please tell them. The offer is open to all tenures – homeowners, private rented and social housing tenants.Neil Short – Sustainability Manager – Green Economy and Energy
There are many things that can make people eligible, including: having a child, living in a park home, receiving benefits or living with a health condition such as asthma, diabetes or high blood pressure.
LEAP can also help some households in special circumstances pay for broken boilers and brand new gas central heating systems!
What LEAP customers are saying:
Miss C, Bournemouth: “Alan came to my home this morning and he did a wonderful job. Thank you so much for all your help. This scheme is really beneficial and I’m sure it will help a lot of people like me.”
Mrs L, Bournemouth: “Martin came to my property and helped me with my bills. He gave me some advice which I am going to use. He also installed lots of different measures and I am already noticing a difference on my energy bills.”
Find out if you are eligible for LEAP here: www.bcpcouncil.gov.uk/leap
It’s quickest to apply online: https://www.ridgewaterenergy.co.uk/projects-and-services/leap/