The Highland Council is to host information events after it was awarded funding from the Scottish Government to deliver area based energy efficiency programmes in the region.
Published 3 February 2020
A public engagement programme on how to end Scotland’s contribution to climate change has shown widespread support for home energy efficiency improvements, increased use of public transport and transitioning to a more circular economy.
Published 31 January 2020
A decision to delay the implementation of new Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) standards will help landlords reduce energy bills and tackle the climate emergency, the Scottish Association of Landlords (SAL) said today.
Published 28 January 2020
Citizens Advice Scotland (CAS) is calling on people who rely on electricity to heat their homes to seek advice on how they can save on their energy bills as new figures show a jump in the number of electric-only households in fuel poverty.
Published 27 January 2020
An innovative housing project in Renfrewshire will help to tackle climate change and could slash annual heating bills to £150.
Published 22 January 2020
The number of Scottish households living in fuel poverty increased by 36,000 during 2018, though the level of extreme fuel poverty has continued to fall, official figures have revealed.
Published 21 January 2020
A campaign which aims to help people save money on their energy bills through free and impartial advice is being launched across the country today.
Published 20 January 2020
Energy Saving Trust has today announced over £4.2 million has been awarded to 30 charities across England, Scotland and Wales in the latest round of the Energy Redress Scheme.
Published 16 January 2020
Angus Council's HEAT (Home Energy Assessment Team) project is helping local residents to stay warm and save money.
Published 15 January 2020
New regulations will be developed to ensure all new homes use renewable or low carbon heating from 2024.
Published 6 January 2020
The Scottish Government must increase funding to help make homes more energy efficient to £256 million a year, according to Citizens Advice Scotland (CAS).
Published 6 January 2020
North Lanarkshire Council has launched a new comparison website to make help residents find the best price with energy providers.
Published 20 December 2019
Two energy networks which heat homes in Dundee and Fife have been handed top awards by Scotland’s renewable energy industry.
Published 10 December 2019
The director of Energy Action Scotland has called on all political parties to reduce the burden of fuel poverty in Scotland by adding the levy on consumer bills for investment to general taxation.
Published 29 November 2019
A local community benefit society which delivers the Home Energy Efficiency Programme: Area Based Scheme (HEEPS:ABS) to the Outer Hebrides is celebrating a national award.
Published 18 November 2019