Dundee to receive additional external wall insulation investment

Dundee City Council's neighbourhood services committee will hear on Monday how the latest £3.9 million phase of an external wall insulation (EWI) programme will provide warmer, more energy-efficient homes at over 400 properties.

Published 27 September 2019

Aberdeen City Council unveils free insulation programme

Social enterprise Scarf and Aberdeen City Council have announced a scheme funded by the Scottish Government offering a raft of free insulation measures to homes across the city.

Published 26 September 2018

Young apprentices help deliver energy efficient homes in Yoker

Minister for local government, housing and planning, Kevin Stewart, visited this week to see first-hand, the benefits realised by the Scottish Government’s Home Energy Efficiency Programmes for Scotland (HEEPS), an initiative to tackle fuel poverty and increase energy efficiency in homes.

Published 3 August 2018

Over 730 Melville homes now warmer thanks to £6m energy efficiency project

A £6 million energy efficiency programme delivered by Melville Housing Association has resulted in 736 homes across Midlothian and South Lanarkshire being significantly warmer and cheaper to live in.

Published 12 July 2018

HEEPS equity loan scheme for homeowners expands

More homeowners will be able to carry out energy efficiency work and improvements on their properties as a pilot scheme expands.

Published 4 June 2018

HEEPS loan scheme now open for applications

The Scottish Government’s Home Energy Efficiency Programme Scotland (HEEPS) loans scheme for Registered Social Landlords 2018/2019 is now open for applications.

Published 20 April 2018

More Dundee homes to receive external wall insulation

The latest £1.7 million phase of an external wall insulation (EWI) programme in Dundee is to provide warmer, more energy efficient homes at another 232 properties, councillors will hear on Monday.

Published 19 April 2018

Energy efficiency drive sees cheaper bills for almost 900 South Ayrshire homes

Hundreds of poorly insulated properties in South Ayrshire are benefitting from lower running costs thanks to an ongoing energy efficiency drive.

Published 26 March 2018

Facelift to pave way for cheaper bills for residents in South Ayrshire village

Major energy efficiency works to be carried out on a number of poorly insulated properties in a South Ayrshire village is set to drive down heating bills for tenants and owners alike.

Published 12 October 2017

Orkney residents invited to bid for energy efficiency funding

Up to £1.4 million is available for Orkney residents to help make their homes more energy efficient.

Published 31 July 2017

Grant to help make Argyll and Bute homes more energy efficient

Argyll and Bute Council is giving householders the opportunity to make their homes more energy efficient as a result of the Scottish Government’s Home Energy Efficiency Programmes for Scotland: Area Based Scheme (HEEPS: ABS).

Published 20 June 2017

Dundee council homes to benefit from £4m external wall insulation work

A near £4 million programme of external wall insulation is to be installed into Dundee City Council homes thanks to the Home Energy Efficiency Programme for Scotland, councillors will be told next week.

Published 8 June 2017

£30m of interest-free loans made to help makes homes warmer

The Scottish Government has made £30 million of funding available to help householders make their homes more energy efficient.

Published 4 April 2017

Top national award for Highland Council home energy project

The Highland Council has won a national award for a project aimed at cutting the cost of heating Highland homes.

Published 7 March 2017

MSP warms up with visit to Cube’s Gorget energy centre

An MSP visited Cube Housing Association to learn how tenants in Knightswood are keeping warm while saving money on fuel bills.

Published 6 February 2017