The council is committed to sustainable development,
continuously improving its services, policies and practices to
contribute to a better quality of life for everyone now, and in the
Sustainable development considers the balance between
environmental, economic and social issues of today's activities.
Environmental issues are now at the heart of sustainable
development as we recognise our dependence on the earth’s
Tower Hamlets Energy – Community Power
Tower Hamlets Council runs a scheme called
T.H.E Community Power, which harnesses the collective buying power
of residents to ensure that energy providers provide the best
energy rates possible for those who are signed up to the
Mayor of Tower Hamlets, Lutfur Rahman, said: "We are asking
residents to express their interest in switching their energy
supplier to access cheaper energy in the future through Tower
Sign up for for the chance to win an iPad Mini
Registering for the council’s innovative
energy-saving scheme is free, simple to do and all residents who
register or who have registered to be part of T.H.E. Community
Power will be entered into a free prize draw to win an iPad Mini.
Residents must register before October 14, 2014 to be
automatically entered into the prize draw to win an iPad Mini.
To register online, please visit the
Energy Switch website. You can also call the freephone
number on 0800 508 8364. The deadline for registrations is 11.59pm
on October 13, 2014.
In order to register, you will need to have the following
- current gas and/or electricity provider.
- tariff name for gas and/or electricity.
- current payment method, e.g. monthly direct debit, pre
payment meter etc.
- how much gas and/or electricity you use, in pounds or kWh,
preferably from an annual statement.
The above information can usually be found on a recent bill or
an end of year statement. If you are unable to find the required
information, you can contact your current supplier and they will be
able to provide it to you. It is very important to have this
information so that the system can generate an accurate
Find out more about how the scheme
The last auction took place on June 10, 2014 and
residents had an average annual saving of £153. For more details,
please visit the Big
London Energy Switch website.
You can download a copy of our co-op
flyer (PDF, 100kb).
If you have any queries, please contact:
Tel: 020 7364 2631