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South Tyneside

southtyneside.info
Country

United Kingdom

Population

151,600

Date of adhesion

14/01/2009

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Last updated at: 09 October 2019 Number of visits: 223

Key Actions

  • Insulating cavity walls across all housing sectors.
    • Description:

      In the 4 year period 2010-2014, South Tyneside Council and partners have installed cavity wall insulation to 4268 homes in both the private and social housing sectors. The bulk of this work has been carried out by South Tyneside Warm Zone and is now being carried on through through the regional retrofit project 'Warm Up North'.

    • Key Action:1
    • Language:en
    • Sectors: residential buildings
    • Implementation timeframe:2010-2020
    • CO2 reduction:8863
    • Implementation cost:1514396
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  • Air Source Heat Pumps Helping to Tackle Fuel Poverty
    • Description:

      South Tyneside Homes has invested in the installation of 140 Air Source Heat Pumps to replace old electric storage Heaters. this has helped to tackle fuel poverty through savings on fuel bills for elderly tenants and has provided an income through the Renewable Heat Incentive.

    • Key Action:1
    • Language:en
    • Sectors: residential buildings
    • Implementation timeframe:2011-2020
    • Implementation cost:1037902
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  • Insulation of lofts across all housing sectors.
    • Description:

      In the 4 years 2010-2014 South Tyneside Council and worked with partners to install loft insulation in 5326 homes in both the private and social housing sectors. The bulk of this work has been carried out by South Tyneside Warm Zone and is now being carried forward by a new regional energy efficiency retrofit programme 'Warm Up North'.

    • Key Action:1
    • Language:en
    • Sectors: residential buildings
    • Implementation timeframe:2010-2020
    • CO2 reduction:5095
    • Implementation cost:2267089
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