August 13, 2018

The following tool has been developed in the frame of the ASSIST project which has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 programme.

HEA networks will help their communities identify and implement efficiency and behavioral solutions for those in vulnerability. The project foresees also an action to create and pilot bespoke solutions at national levels using the qualified HEA teams. 

The first report is on the Vulnerable consumers market segmentation report.

The aim of ASSIST (Support Network for Household Energy Saving) is to fight energy poverty by actively engaging consumers in the energy market, generating a positive change of behaviour in relation to energy consumption and to influence the design of energy poverty-oriented policies. It intends to contribute to tackling the main barriers of the energy market (taking into account electricity and heating) faced by a specific segment of people: vulnerable consumers with special focus on energy poor