Edinburgh World Heritage takes on its first post-war building to address chronic energy efficiency and conservation issues
Edinburgh World Heritage has announced the launch of an innovative new project to improve the energy efficiency of the Canongate Housing development, alongside undertaking vital conservation work on the architecturally important listed buildings.
Published 11 April 2018
Published 5 July 2017
The Scottish Government must grasp its opportunity to transform the country’s energy sector and provide strong vision for Scotland’s future energy system, according to a group of leading energy experts.
Published 23 January 2017
Published 24 October 2016
A project to devise easy-to-use heat pump guides for Orkney Housing Association (OHAL) residents is in the running for a national award.
Published 18 October 2016
Professor Karen Turner and Dr Fiona Riddoch from the University of Strathclyde Centre for Energy Policy outline why new thinking shows energy efficiency investment can cut costs, improve health and boost the economy.
Published 17 October 2016
A Warm Homes Act and a national energy efficiency programme will contribute towards the “necessary and achievable” target of producing half of all of Scotland’s energy across heat, transport and electricity from renewables by 2030, according to a new report.
Published 10 October 2016
More Scottish homes and businesses are seeing the benefit of renewable heat than ever before, according to new figures.
Published 7 October 2016
Councillors in Aberdeen have agreed to progress plans for an arms-length external organisation (ALEO) to manage all the local authority’s energy-related activity.
Published 18 August 2016
Councillors in Aberdeen have unanimously backed plans to expand the city’s heat network into the Torry community – offering hundreds of homes savings on their energy bills.
Published 5 July 2016
Residents of an Edinburgh housing estate are to benefit from cheaper energy bills after a new green energy scheme was given the go-ahead.
Published 4 July 2016
Citizens Advice Scotland is calling on the UK government to delay the final deadline for rolling-out its new smart meter programme.
Published 23 June 2016
Cube Housing Association’s innovative district heating system in Glasgow has attracted international attention.
Published 23 June 2016
The Scottish Conservatives have set out plans to build 100,000 new homes across Scotland over the next five years.
Published 14 April 2016
A popular scheme that cuts fuel bills, improves energy efficiency and the local environment has scooped a national award.
Published 13 April 2016