Who are Electrify Heat?
The campaign is jointly managed by environmental think tank E3G and environmental public affairs consultancy Culmer Raphael.
Who is involved?
Electrify Heat is a campaign launched by businesses, climate and consumer focused groups in July 2021 with the aim of advocating for clean and climate friendly heat for the UK. The funding to launch the campaign for its first year has been provided by the European Climate Foundation. This campaign will seek to create the political and policy conditions to get UK households electrified.
"Energy Saving Trust is an independent organisation dedicated to promoting energy efficiency, low carbon transport and sustainable energy use. We aim to address the climate emergency and deliver the wider benefits of clean energy as we transition to net zero. We empower householders to make better choices, deliver transformative programmes for governments and support businesses with strategy, research and assurance – enabling everyone to play their part in building a sustainable future."
All members of the campaign have signed up to the following principles for the UK transition to clean heating:
A people-centred approach
A people-centred approach which puts households, workers, and communities first.
Get on track to meet targets
Get on track to meet Government targets, including rapidly accelerating heat pump deployment.
Need for speed
Decision-making reflects a ‘need for speed’ to urgently get on track for net-zero, building the market this decade to drive down costs for all.
A level playing field
Level the playing field to ensure the running costs of heat pumps are just as attractive as fossil gas.
A well-governed transition
A well-governed transition to clean heat, with national and local bodies working together to deliver the best outcomes for households and communities.