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Home Energy Scotland wins Happy to Translate Member of the Year Award

We are delighted to win the Happy to Translate (HTT) 2023 Member of the Year Award. We have been working hard to ensure Home Energy Scotland is accessible to everyone who would benefit from our services, including offering advice in alternative languages and formats and using the Happy to Translate logo on our leaflets so…
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Saving water in everyday life

Water is the most important natural resource in our lives. We don’t just need water for drinking and washing, we need it to produce our food, clothes and much more. However, it takes a lot of energy to treat water and pump it into our homes. Not only this, after the water has reached our…
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Where to turn for financial support during these difficult times

The cost of living and the energy crisis are the major factors in seeing your bills cost more each month. If you’re struggling to pay your bills, there is help available. 
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Save money with our Home Energy Check tool

Our Home Energy Check tool can help you lower your energy bills and make your home more comfortable. After you answer some questions about your home, we’ll send you a personalised report with suggested improvements. Why should I use the Home Energy Check tool? The Home Energy Check tool inspires you to think about energy…
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Referrals to Warmer Homes Scotland

Referrals for Warmer Homes Scotland have been paused from Friday 31 March 2023 and will re-start on Monday 2 October 2023.
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Journeys to net zero that don’t cost the earth

Share your net zero transport pledge for a chance to win £2,500 towards an electric bike, cargo bike or adapted cycle. The cost-of-living crisis and climate change are both urgent problems. In Scotland, the average household spends 14% on transport costs and transport accounts for 36% of all greenhouse gas emissions, with over a third…
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Save energy with New Year’s resolutions

The new year brings an opportunity to set resolutions. This year, try setting resolutions focused around saving energy and benefitting the climate. Follow our tips to get started.
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Protect your pipes this winter

Winter weather can present additional challenges to pipes if the heating isn't on to warm them up. Follow these tips to avoid the risk of your pipes freezing or bursting this winter.
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Festive opening hours

Our energy advisor elves are taking a much deserved break over the festive period. Please check out our festive opening hours before getting in touch.
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