Scottish Renewables

Call for Scotland to source half of all energy from renewables by 2030

Scotland should set an ambitious new target of generating the equivalent of 50 per cent of its total electricity, heat and transport demand from renewables by 2030, according to industry body Scottish Renewables.

Published 13 January 2016

Renewables confirmed as Scotland’s main source of power

Scotland’s renewables industry is now the country’s single largest contributor to electricity generation, new figures have revealed.

Published 23 December 2015

Scotland’s ‘love affair’ with solar power at risk

Inverurie has been named as Scotland’s solar capital as new figures reveal the nation’s love affair with home-grown energy for the first time.

Published 20 August 2015

GHA tenants have solar energy savings down to a tea

A project to fit 500 GHA homes with solar panels has been hailed a success after saving tenants £388,000 on their energy bills.

Published 26 May 2015

Call to make heating a part of building law

Scottish Renewables has called for a change in planning rules in Glasgow to force developers to consider low cost communal heating systems.

Published 6 May 2015