Ambitious plans to make Clydebank the “greenest town in Scotland” have taken another step forward after councillors agreed a deal to purchase land to build a District Heating Network energy centre.
Published 19 January 2018
A new energy centre at Queens Quay could start generating heat by Autumn 2018 after planning permission was granted for the development at the £250 million regeneration project on the site of the former John Brown’s shipyard in Clydebank.
Published 21 December 2017
The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) is launching a “comprehensive study” into domestic heat networks to ensure households are getting a good deal.
Published 8 December 2017
A project to provide heating for homes and businesses in Glenrothes from a biomass plant at nearby Markinch has received planning approval.
Published 22 November 2017
Plans have been submitted for a new energy centre at Queens Quay which developers say could make Clydebank become the “greenest town in Scotland”.
Published 26 October 2017
Plans are in the pipeline for a £17 million housing-led development project to regenerate a key location in Govan.
Published 13 October 2017
REHAU’s free District Heating workshops will be heading to Dynamic Earth in Edinburgh on Wednesday, October 4th, to offer consultants, contractors, local authorities, developers and housing associations the chance to find out more about the benefits and practicalities of District Heating.
Published 14 September 2017
A Local Heat and Energy Efficiency Strategy (LHEES) is to be developed on the Isle of Yell.
Published 14 August 2017
What price will we pay for cheaper heat? James Forbes from Burness Paull looks at district heating schemes, fuel poverty and regulation.
Published 6 June 2017
There is a “clear need” for greater protection measures for consumers in Scotland who use ‘district heating’ schemes, according to Citizens Advice Scotland (CAS).
Published 29 May 2017
Wider regulation, more technical and financial support and better monitoring systems are priority requirements for promoting district heating in the social housing sector, according to a new research report.
Published 4 May 2017
Dundee city centre offers an “excellent opportunity” to develop a district heating network due to its existing heat networks, generation and density of demand, a new report has revealed.
Published 4 May 2017
Fife Council is to hold a public consultation event and exhibition today to provide information about its plans to construct a District Heating Scheme in the centre of Glenrothes.
Published 27 April 2017
West Whitlawburn Housing Co-operative (WWHC) is to freeze energy costs for tenants connected to its District Heating System until March 2018.
Published 30 March 2017
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