1. Guidance

    18 Feb 2019

    Energy Efficiency Standard for Social Housing (EESSH): guidance for social landlords (revised February 2019)

    Revised guidance for social landlords on the Energy Efficiency Standard for Social Housing (EESSH), February 2019.

  2. Report

    15 Feb 2019

    HES Homecare pilot: evaluation

    The aim of the Home Energy Scotland (HES) Homecare pilot was to test the Energycarer approach to tackling rural fuel poverty.

  3. Report

    07 Feb 2019

    Domestic and non-domestic energy performance certificates review: executive summary

    Analysis of responses to our three public consultations about energy performance certificates (EPCs).

  4. Report

    07 Feb 2019

    Domestic and non-domestic energy performance certificates review: supplementary notes

    Notes supplementing analysis of responses to our three public consultations about energy performance certificates (EPCs).

  5. Report

    07 Feb 2019

    Domestic and non-domestic energy performance certificates: review

    Analysis of responses to our three public consultations about energy performance certificates (EPCs).

  6. Guidance

    04 Feb 2019

    District heating: guidance on project level socio-economic assessment

    Draft methodology and guidance on how to appraise the socioeconomic impacts of district heating projects appropriately, through the implementation of Cost Benefit Analysis (CBA).

  7. Guidance

    04 Feb 2019

    LHEES: guidance on strategy level socio-economic assessments

    Draft methodology and guidance on how to appraise the socio-economic impacts of Local Heat and Energy Efficiency Strategies (LHEES), through the implementation of Multi-Criteria Analysis (MCA).

  8. Publication

    04 Jan 2019

    Fees charged for applications under the Electricity Act 1989 consultation: our response

    Our response to the consultation on proposals to revise fees paid for applications under the Electricity Act 1989, providing details of the changes which Ministers intend to implement. The decision to increase fees follows a careful consideration of all the points raised by respondents to our consultation.

  9. Consultation responses

    04 Jan 2019

    Fees charged for applications under the Electricity Act 1989: analysis of consultation responses

    Analysis of responses to our consultation on proposals to revise fees paid for applications under the Electricity Act 1989.

  10. Publication

    04 Jan 2019

    Fees charged for applications under the Electricity Act 1989: business and regulatory impact assessment

    Final business and regulatory impact assessment (BRIA) on the revision of fees charged under the Electricity (Applications for Consent) Regulations 1990 for applications under the Electricity Act 1989.

  11. Research publication

    22 Nov 2018

    Energy Efficiency Standard for Social Housing post-2020 (EESSH2): consultation analysis

    Analysis of responses to our public consultation on Energy Efficiency Standard for Social Housing post-2020.

  12. Research publication

    22 Nov 2018

    Energy Efficient Scotland: consultation analysis

    Analysis of responses to our public consultation 'Energy Efficient Scotland: making our homes and buildings warmer, greener and more efficient'.

  13. Consultation responses

    22 Nov 2018

    Heat and energy efficiency strategies: second consultation analysis

    Findings from the second consultation on local heat and energy efficiency strategies (LHEES), and regulation of district and communal heating.

  14. NEWS

    26 Oct 2018 08:54

    Business rates cap

    Hospitality sector and Aberdeen offices to benefit.

  15. NEWS

    24 Sep 2018 14:04

    Solar panels for ‘Livingstone’s Hospital’

    Community benefit from secure energy supply.

  16. NEWS

    13 Sep 2018 10:58

    Leading the way to a low-carbon future

    Just Transition Commission to advise on decarbonisation.

  17. NEWS

    27 Jun 2018 10:40

    Target to cut fuel poverty

    Bill sets out target and new definition.

  18. NEWS

    02 May 2018 10:39

    Funding for fuel poverty and energy efficiency

    FM announces allocation of £54.5 million.

  19. Report

    02 May 2018

    Energy Efficient Scotland: equality impact assessment

    The Equality Impact Assessment (EQIA) has been undertaken to allow us to look at how this programme impacts on people and is an opportunity to promote equality.

  20. Report

    02 May 2018

    Energy Efficient Scotland: partial business and regulatory impact assessment

    This Business and Regulatory Impact Assessment (BRIA) accompanies the consultation on Energy Efficient Scotland.

  21. Report

    02 May 2018

    Energy Efficient Scotland: strategic environmental assessment

    This Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) investigates the likely significant effects on the environment by the implementation of the Energy Efficient Scotland programme.

  22. Consultation paper

    02 May 2018

    Energy Efficient Scotland consultation: Making our homes and buildings warmer, greener and more efficient

    This consultation runs in conjunction with the Energy Efficient Scotland route map and asks for views on proposals on standard setting for domestic and non-domestic properties, access to EPC data, and on legislation.

  23. Publication

    02 May 2018

    Energy Efficient Scotland: route map

    This route map for the Energy Efficient Scotland programme sets out the journey our homes, businesses and public buildings will take to become more energy efficient.

  24. Consultation paper

    19 Feb 2018

    Applications under the Electricity Act 1989: fees charged

    Papers for the Scottish Government's consultation on proposals to revise the fees required by the Electricity (Applications for Consent) Regulations 1990.

  25. Report

    14 Nov 2017

    Heat and energy efficiency strategies: consultation analysis

    Analysis of responses to the consultation on heat and energy efficiency strategies and regulation of district heating.

  26. Consultation paper

    14 Nov 2017

    Heat and energy efficiency strategies: consultation

    This is a second consultation on local heat and energy efficiency strategies and regulation of district and communal heating.

  27. Consultation paper

    24 Jan 2017

    Heat and energy efficiency strategies and district heating regulation: consultation

    Scottish Government consultation paper on local heat and energy efficiency strategies (LHEES) and regulation of district heating.