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Home Energy Scotland

For clear and impartial advice call Home Energy Scotland free on 0808 808 2282 or visit

Home Energy Scotland is funded by the Scottish Government and delivered by Energy Saving Trust

Free event for businesses - 

Resource Efficiency Networking Event on Wed. 20 May at Dumfries. Click here for more details






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Energy Agency Highlights

MSP Margaret Burgess visited householders in Annbank who recently had external wall insulation installed in order to improve their properties. Read more

The Energy Agency is proud to announce that we were shortlisted for the 2014 UK Ashden Outstanding Achievement Award. The award, funded by the Coutts Foundation, is given to organisations who have directly delivered energy and financial savings to households in fuel poverty.







Home Energy Efficiency Programmes for Scotland - Area Base Scheme 

The schemes aim to improve the energy efficiency of older, hard-to-treat properties that are owned or privately rented.  Funds are being targeted at areas prioritised by Energy Company Obligation (ECO) legislation, which reflect the areas most in need.

Measures include: Solid Wall Insulation

For further information on the schemes, qualifying criteria, measures available and application process for each area, please select one of the following links  or call the Scottish Government Home Energy Scotland Hotline free on 0808 808 2282.

Dumfries and Galloway Council          South Ayrshire Council          East Ayrshire Council


Local Energy Scotland Community and Renewable Energy Scheme (CARES)

Local Energy Scotland is an independent network funded by Scottish Government established to help community groups become involved in community renewables, whether taking forward a community owned scheme or engaging in a large-scale commercial project. Click here to read more about CARES

NEW - Local Energy Challenge Fund

The Local Energy Challenge Fund has been established to invite demonstrator projects for new community low carbon energy systems, encouraging innovation in community projects in Scotland.

More information here: Local Energy Challenge Fund

Home Energy Scotland renewables loan scheme

Interest free loans up to £10,000 from the Scottish Government are available for owner occupiers in Scotland who want to install a domestic renewables system or who wish to connect to a district heating scheme powered from a renewable energy source. Due to the popularity of the scheme all funds have now been allocated. For more information or to speak to an advisor call 0808 808 2282.

Business Advice and Support

Resource Efficient Scotland provides free support, training and access to funding to help organisations reduce their overheads.  To find out more click here


The Energy Agency’s mission is to reduce CO2 and other greenhouse gas emissions, thus contributing to national reduction

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