Give Scots a council tax rebate in exchange for home energy efficiency

Scots who make their homes more energy efficient should get a Council Tax rebate, according to a new report.

Published 16 October 2017

Shetland Islands Council to carry out energy study on Yell

A Local Heat and Energy Efficiency Strategy (LHEES) is to be developed on the Isle of Yell.

Published 14 August 2017

Second wave of funding to improve Scotland’s energy efficiency

A further £11 million of funding has been made available for councils across Scotland to make homes, public buildings and businesses more energy efficient.

Published 15 February 2017

Glasgow City Council outlines £5m home energy efficiency programmes

Over £5 million is to be allocated to three affordable warmth and energy efficiency programmes in Glasgow, councillors have been told.

Published 17 November 2016

Aberdeenshire energy efficiency scheme benefits from government funding

A pilot project to improve the energy efficiency of homes and businesses in Aberdeenshire is to move forward following the award of more than £660,000 by the Scottish Government.

Published 19 October 2016

Government allocates over £9m of SEEP funding to help alleviate fuel poverty

Homes and businesses across 11 local authority areas are to receive a share of over £9 million of Scottish Government funding to pilot new and innovative approaches to drive down energy bills and tackle climate change.

Published 3 October 2016

Programme for Government 2016-17 – Housing at a glance

After First Minister Nicola Sturgeon set out the Scottish Government’s Programme for Government to MSPs at Holyrood yesterday, Scottish Housing News highlights the details of interest to housing associations and the wider sector.

Published 7 September 2016

Sector welcomes Programme for Government

The Scottish Government’s priority for warm homes has “lit up” the Programme for Government and been welcomed across the sector.

Published 7 September 2016

Councils to share £14m of energy efficiency funding

A new £14 million fund has been introduced which will allow councils across Scotland to make homes, public buildings and businesses more energy efficient.

Published 25 January 2016