Select Committee on Trade and Industry Sixth Report


GLOSSARY

CHPCombined Heat and Power
'churn'movement of households into or out of fuel poverty, perhaps several times, which might or might not affect the overall number of fuel poor but which can affect its composition
DEFRADepartment for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
DETRDepartment for the Environment, Transport and the Regions (now DEFRA/DTLR)
DoHDepartment of Health
DHSDecent Homes Standard
DTLRDepartment for Transport, Local Government and the Regions
DTIDepartment of Trade and Industry
DWPDepartment of Work and Pensions
EECEnergy Efficiency Commitment (formerly EESoPs)
EEPEnergy Efficiency Partnership
EESoPsEnergy Efficiency Standards of Performance [set by regulator, now EEC]
EHCSEnglish House Condition Survey
ESTEnergy Saving Trust
HECAHome Energy Conservation Act
HEESHome Energy Efficiency Scheme
HMTHer Majesty's Treasury
NEANational Energy Action
NETANew Electricity Trading Arrangements
OfgemOffice for Gas and Electricity Markets
PIUPerformance and Innovation Unit
PPMPrepayment meter
SAPStandard Assessment Procedure [used in measuring energy efficiency of homes]




 
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