Fuel poverty the
latest social evil
by David Durante
fuel poverty song for 2009
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What you have to say!
"it saddens me to see
how many people who have entered the fuel poverty
bracket. I have heard as much 40,000 pensioners may
die this winter from cold related illnesses!"
have any respect left for old people. They've worked
hard all their life and then we let them die from
the cold. Support this campaign and put an end to
fuel poverty for once and for all!"
much fun when you are bloody freezing - you have my
poverty needs to be eradicated, renewable domestic
energy, what a great idea, bring on the REG"
you've worked hard all your life, even defended your
country and then you die because you can't heat your
home, what a tragedy, what you're doing to stop fuel
poverty is admirable!"
are fine in the short term but if you want to
eradicate fuel poverty, what is needed is a
solution for the long term. Start the ball rolling,
"I am not surprised at how many
people fall into the fuel poverty bracket, most of those people, are
housed in rented council properties. These properties mostly have
single glazed windows and wooden doors, and little or no insulation.
Local councils are more interested in spending money on useless
projects like speed humps. I can not use my heating because of the
cost. I can only afford the heating on for 3 hours a day which costs
me £40 per week. With this bad winter, forget it, heat or food? Food
comes first. Add to that the new tax increases, and heat is now a
luxury we can not now afford."