Warmer Homes Scotland

Warmer Homes Scotland report highlights resilient response to extraordinary year

An annual report has been published for the Scottish Government’s national scheme that provides energy saving improvements to homes struggling with high energy costs.

Published 8 September 2021

Kevin Stewart: Changing lives and transforming communities - Five years of Warmer Homes Scotland

Kevin Stewart MSP, minister for local government and housing, has written a guest blog to mark five years of Warmer Homes Scotland and the key milestone of assisting 20,000 customers.

Published 22 October 2020

Work resumes on Warmer Homes Scotland fuel poverty scheme

A national scheme to help reduce people’s fuel bills restarted yesterday, bringing more than 300 staff out of furlough to start installing energy efficiency measures in people’s homes.

Published 2 July 2020

Warmworks Scotland achieves Investors in People platinum accreditation

Warmworks Scotland, the managing agent of the Scottish Government’s national fuel poverty scheme Warmer Homes Scotland, has achieved the prestigious Investors in People Platinum accreditation.

Published 28 October 2019

Fuel poverty initiative extended to 2022 with £38m new funding

The Warmer Homes Scotland initiative has awarded a minimum of £38 million to managing agent Warmworks to continue to deliver the Scottish Government’s fuel poverty scheme over the next two years.

Published 17 April 2019

Warm homes scheme helps Scottish households save £2.14m

More than 5,000 households have saved an average of more than £400 on their energy bills in the last year thanks to the Warmer Homes Scotland scheme.

Published 30 August 2017

Applications still welcome for £224m warm homes scheme

With more than £200 million of support still available, the 2000th customer of a Scottish Government scheme to help vulnerable people trapped by fuel poverty has urged people to take advantage of its “life changing” impact.

Published 16 May 2016