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Cycle to Work Day

Woman riding her bike for cycle to work day

Today is Cycle to Work Day – an annual event hosted by Cyclescheme that encourages commuters across the UK to get on their bike. Cycling comes with a number of benefits – it’s great for your health, cuts pollution and can even save you some money.

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The benefits of saving water

Reducing the amount of water we use every day we can keep energy bills down, reduce our carbon emissions and protect our natural environment too.

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Ministerial visit to Home Energy Scotland

Earlier this year Patrick Harvie, Minister for Zero Carbon Buildings, Active Travel and Tenants’ Rights announced an increase in funding for the Home Energy Scotland service by 20%. This will allow our service to support an extra 12,000 households a year in making their homes warmer and easier to heat. He recently visited our south…

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Working together to keep patients warm and well at home

Working together to keep patients warm and well at home

Home Energy Scotland and our partners at NHS Lothian and NHS Fife recognise that living in a warm home is very much linked to good physical and mental health, which is why we worked together to support patients who may be at risk of fuel poverty at vaccination clinics. Through a close partnership developed over…

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Earth Day 2022

earth day home energy scotland 2022

Today (22 April) is Earth Day. This year’s theme is Invest In Our Planet. It calls on all of us – governments, businesses, individuals and society at large – to work together to protect the future of our home: Planet Earth. You can help by looking at new ways to heat your home, travel and…

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