Ryedale District Council has launched a new scheme to help local resident keep cosy and warm this winter.
The Ryedale Energy Saver Scheme offers eligible householders access to a series of grants and loans to fund home insulation and heating improvements.
The scheme, which is managed by YES Energy Solutions on behalf of the Council, helps local residents reduce their fuel bills with a strong focus on helping vulnerable householder’s improve their health and wellbeing.
Wall insulation, boiler replacements and other energy saving measures can be funded through a variety of sources including: Council grants, low cost loans and capital from the Government’s ECO programme.
Duncan McCombie has become the new Chief Executive of YES Energy Solutions
He has taken over from Andrew Herbert, who after near three years at the helm will now be focusing on a new challenge closer to his home.
Duncan is the ideal successor, having fulfilled many senior roles at influential businesses including the Energy Saving Trust for Wales and Ireland, Thames Water and Energy & Utility Skills.
He has a diverse background in energy efficiency and the utilities sector, with a real passion for helping vulnerable people improve their quality of life.
Duncan is keen to grow the company and build on the positive work Andrew has instigated.
Find out more about Duncan’s appointment