London boiler scrappage scheme extended till 31st Aug for homeowners on benefits with broken boilers. 

Eligible homeowners should take advantage of this scheme, details are here:,

Many renters are also in desperate need of better boilers, but the Greater London Assembly has produced a report “Getting Warmer” : which puts forward ideas for action in the rental sector We are pleased to see that Islington’s Caroline Russell (Green Party candidate in the recent election), and sole non-Labour Councillor, AND Green Party GLA member is also Deputy Chair of the GLA’s Environment Committee, who produced the report, which has a great many positive proposals on all aspects of greener energy. We look forward to seeing the Mayor take these ideas forward into reality.