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More support for homes with electric heating

Households with electric heating are now being offered even more advice and support when they contact Home Energy Scotland.

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The Home Energy Scotland advice service – our customer feedback says it’s great!

At Home Energy Scotland we strive to deliver the best service for all our customers. A key part of this is gathering feedback through surveys from as many customers as possible, so we can see what’s working well, and keep improving experience of our services for customers. In June, 98% of our customers said the quality of…
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Home Energy Scotland’s Orkney partnership looks to a clean, green future

Orkney has been at the forefront of Scotland’s renewable energy revolution. Hundreds of small wind turbines dot the treeless landscapes, generating clean energy throughout this beautiful, windswept archipelago off the Caithness coast, where the North Atlantic meets the North Sea. So much energy is being generated that the islands’ electricity grid is at full capacity and…
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Congratulations to Scotland’s first water efficient village

Dunkeld and Birnam, with the support of a successful partnership between Scottish Water and Home Energy Scotland, have been crowned Scotland’s first water efficient village after collectively saving 1m litres of water in a year. The award is the first of its kind and was presented at the annual Birnam Highland Games by local MSP and Deputy…