Publication - Publication

HES Homecare pilot: evaluation

Published: 15 Feb 2019
Directorate:
Housing and Social Justice Directorate
Part of:
Energy, Housing
ISBN:
9781787815803

The aim of the Home Energy Scotland (HES) Homecare pilot was to test the Energycarer approach to tackling rural fuel poverty.

49 page PDF

1.9 MB

49 page PDF

1.9 MB

Contents
HES Homecare pilot: evaluation
Appendix 2: Characteristics of social survey participants

49 page PDF

1.9 MB

Appendix 2: Characteristics of social survey participants

For survey participants that provided both Time 1 and Time 2 survey.

Case

Age

Sex

Tenure

Household size

Bedrooms

House type

Property age

Work carried out - survey reported

Work carried out - HES Homecare team notes

South-west (Homecare)

1

87

F

owner

1

2

terrace

1950-64

Electric panels*

electric panel heaters had already been installed before survey time 1

2

84

F

owner

1

2

terrace

Pre-1919

Central heating - gas

GCH 16/10/2017

3

78

F

owner

2

3

terrace

Pre-1919

Oil combi; thermostatic radiator valves

Oil boiler 20/10/2017, humidistat extractor fans 02/18

4

55

F

Private rent

1

2

terrace

Pre-1919

External wall insulation

Internal wall insulation installed to one/two exterior wall/s 20/04/2018
EWI is yet to be installed to another external wall.

5

70

F

owner

1

2

terrace

1930-49

New storage heaters

Electric storage heaters 16/01/2018

6

64

F

owner

2

3

semi

1965-75

LPG combi boiler

LPG boiler, energy efficient doors and glazing, 30/08/2017 leak repair, gutter repairs 02/2018. Survey 2 completed 18/04/18.

7

82

F

owner

1

2

semi

Pre-1919

Loft insulation

Loft Insulation

North-east (Homecare)

8

39

M

Private rent

1

1

flat

Pre-1919

Energy advice

None at Survey Time 2 -
secondary glazing to be installed 14/05/2018
gas central heating to be installed 22/05/2018

9

55

M

owner

1

4

detached

Pre-1919

Tariff advice

None as yet

10

37

F

Private rent

3

2

detached

Pre-1919

Storage heaters

Replaced electric meters, unknown date,
14/02/2018 Replaced storage heaters with Quantum, installed electric shower (off-peak) and new hot water tank

11

68

F

owner

1

2

terrace

1950-64

Loft floored*

25/01/2017 Meter install
20/12/2017 CO Detector, Gas boiler, Room Thermostats, Radiators, Smoke Alarms, hot water tank jacket,

12

83

M

owner

1

2

semi

1930-49

Draught proofing

Feb 2018 Draft proof vents onto external wall vented bricks

13

55

F

owner

1

6

semi

Pre-1919

New gas central heating

23/02/2018 Gas boiler, radiators,
28/03/2018 smoke alarms, hot water cylinder, CO detector, energy efficient glazing/doors, enabling measure

17

79

F

owner

1

2

caravan

N/A

New heating system

07/02/2018 Gas central heating replacement, boiler, radiators and heating controls

Highlands & Orkney (CLO)

14

88

F

owner

1

3

semi

Pre-1919

WHS boiler & radiators

26/09/2017 New gas central heating system installed under Warmer Homes Scotland: CO detector, condensing gas boiler, room thermostat, radiators, hot water tank jacket, smoke alarm

15

74

F

owner

2

3

detached

1965-75

Advice given

none

16

73

M

owner

2

4

detached

1965-75

Draught proofing

tariff check
draughtproofing (date unknown)

18

62

M

owner

3

2

semi

1950-64

Advice given

benefits check with DWP
tariff check with energy supplier
supplier switching advice
new oil boiler (date not given)

*Initiated independently by respondent prior to pilot commencing


Contact

Email: Fuel_Poverty_Team@gov.scot