The Liberal Democrats have launched a fuel poverty package to tackle this crisis. The key points are :
* Making energy companies invest £500m a year into a rolling programme to make sure homes are properly insulated
* Requiring energy companies to roll out social tariffs to over two million vulnerable customers
* Installing smart meters, which display consumption costs, rather than conventional meters
Vince Cable had an excellent article on tackling fuel poverty, published in the Independent last Thursday - you can read more by clicking on the headline above.