Who We Are & What We Do

Established by National Grid in 2008, Affordable Warmth Solutions is a Community Interest Company that assists qualifying homes in the 25% most deprived areas in England by offering:

  • New gas connections to consumers not currently connected to the National Grid gas distribution network
  • Free or discounted gas central heating systems to qualifying households.
  • Income maximisation, energy efficiency and tariff advice.

Company Details

Affordable Warmth Solutions CIC

Company No: 6778194

Registered Address: Wrigleys LLP, 19 Cookridge Street, Leeds, LS2 3AG


In 2009 as part of Ofgem’s publicly stated objective of connecting 10,000 fuel poor households to the gas network by 2013, National Grid agreed a target with Ofgem of providing new gas connections to 5,000 qualifying homes. Having met our target three years ahead of schedule National Grid has supported us in continuing to assist additional vulnerable households through further investment.

125 000 Gas Production

208,190metres of gas mains constructed

Warmer Houses

97%of customers confirmed their properties were warmer following our installation

ISO Award

14001acheived ISO 14001 and 9001 accreditations

Community Gas Heating Systems

£20 millionsecured for new community gas heating systems

Completed Schemes Outside Region

5completed schemes outside of National Grids region

One Off Connections Made

25,278one-off connections made