Energy saving boiler challenge: Here’s how it can save you money

Boiler technician working in home.
The energy saving boiler challenge is about making a simple tweak to your boiler to lower the cost of your energy bills (Image credit: Getty Images)

An energy saving boiler challenge is encouraging households to make a simple boiler change this winter and save 9% on your gas bill. 

Nesta, a UK innovation charity, has set up the challenge to help the millions of households in the UK that own combi boilers. The challenge involves lowering your boiler’s flow temperature to ensure it is working efficiently. 

Jack Woodfield
News Editor

Jack has worked in journalism for 11 years and was the News Editor for Homebuilding & Renovating from 2019 until the beginning of 2023. He strives to break the most relevant and beneficial stories for self builders, extenders and renovators, including the latest news on the construction materials shortage and hydrogen heating. In 2021 he appeared on BBC's The World at One to discuss the government's planning reforms. 

He enjoys testing new tools and gadgets, and having bought his first home in 2013, he has renovated every room and recently finished a garden renovation.