Publication - Consultation paper

Developing an Energy Efficiency Standard for Social Housing: consultation

Published: 25 Jun 2012
Directorate:
Housing and Social Justice Directorate
Part of:
Housing
ISBN:
9781780458847

This consultation seeks views on the proposed Energy Efficiency Standard for Social Housing (EESSH) to further improve the energy efficiency of social housing in Scotland.

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Developing an Energy Efficiency Standard for Social Housing: consultation
Footnotes

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Footnotes

1. Homes Fit for the 21st Century: The Scottish Government's Strategy and Action Plan for Housing in the Next Decade: 2011-2020, February 2011, http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Publications/2011/02/03132933/0 .
2. Further details on the SHSG, including the remit and membership, can be found on the Scottish Government website at: http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Topics/Built-Environment/Housing/sustainable/Strategygroup
3. Homes Fit for the 21 st Century, page 49, para. 171
4. http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Topics/Statistics/Browse/Housing-Regeneration/HSfS
5. ibid.
6. http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Topics/Statistics/SHCS
7. The Scottish Government's guidance on the SHQS defines what constitutes an inefficient central heating system: http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Resource/Doc/1125/0116691.pdf
8. Houses need to reach 5 on the National Home Energy Rating ( NHER) scheme or 50 (for properties with gas)/60 (other fuels) on the Standard Assessment Procedure ( SAP) 2001
9. Scottish House Condition Survey ( SHCS), November 2011, http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Publications/2011/11/23172215/0, pp. 39-43
10. ibid., p.15
11. Conserve and Save: Energy Efficiency Action Plan
12. Low Carbon Scotland: Meeting the Emissions Reduction Targets 2010-2022: The Report on Proposals and Policies, Scottish Government, March 2011
13. Local Housing Strategy - Climate Change, Scottish Government, March 2011, http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Topics/Built-Environment/Housing/supply-demand/deliveryframework/lhs/cc
14. The Built Environment Sector Plan, Scottish Government, 15 March 2011, http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Topics/Environment/climatechange/scotlands-action/adaptation/AdaptationFramework/SAP/BuiltEnvironment
15. http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Topics/Built-Environment/Housing/warmhomes/fuelpoverty/ScottishFuelPovertyForum/SFPFinterimreportmay012
16. DWP, Family Resources Survey 2009-2010, Chapter 3, Tenure, http://research.dwp.gov.uk/asd/frs/2009_10/index.php?page=intro
17. A Low Carbon Economic Strategy for Scotland: Scotland - A Low Carbon Society: http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Publications/2010/11/15085756/0
18. A Low Carbon Economic Strategy for Scotland
19. Population Projections for Scottish Areas (2010-based), National Records of Scotland, http://www.gro-scotland.gov.uk/statistics/theme/population/projections/sub-national/2010-based/index.html
20. Age, Home and Community: A Strategy for Housing for Scotland's Older People 2012 - 2021 http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Publications/2011/12/16091323/0
21. In most cases, see paras. 6.12-6.18 for more detail
22. Please see Chapter 7 and the Department for Energy and Climate Change ( DECC) website for further information: http://www.decc.gov.uk/en/content/cms/funding/funding.aspx
23. Model revised Scottish Secure Tenancy, July 2002: http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Publications/2002/09/15391/10792
24. ibid.
25. http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Publications/2011/03/22093051/0
26. Energy Savings Trust, Reducing Emissions from Social Housing, http://www.energysavingtrust.org.uk/Professional-resources/Existing-Housing/Reducing-Emissions-from-Social-Housing, Technical Annexes, Section B.5
27. Further details on equality groups can be found on the Scottish Government website at: http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Topics/People/Equality
28. Energy Savings Trust, smart meters technology, http://www.energysavingtrust.org.uk/In-your-home/Your-energy-supply/Smart-meters
29. http://www.decc.gov.uk/en/content/cms/consultations/cons_smip/cons_smip.aspx
30. http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Topics/Built-Environment/Housing/sustainable/standard/stakeholder/working/group
31. http://www.epbd-ca.eu/
32. See Chapter 2 of the Sustainable Housing Strategy consultation document
33. Fuel Poverty Review, Scottish Fuel Poverty Forum, Scottish Government, http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Topics/Built-Environment/Housing/warmhomes/fuelpoverty/ScottishFuelPovertyForum
34. SNP Party Manifesto 2011, details of Warmer Homes Fund http://manifesto.votesnp.com/scottish_futures_fund
35. District Heating Loan Fund, Energy Savings Trust, http://www.energysavingtrust.org.uk/scotland/Take-action/Business-funding/District-heating-loan-fund2
36. Community And Renewable Energy Scheme ( CARES), Scottish Government, http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Topics/Business-Industry/Energy/Energy-sources/19185/Communities
37. http://www.decc.gov.uk/en/content/cms/news/dpm_eco/dpm_eco.aspx
38. http://www.decc.gov.uk/en/content/cms/meeting_energy/renewable_ener/incentive/incentive.aspx
39. http://www.decc.gov.uk/en/content/cms/meeting_energy/renewable_ener/premium_pay/premium_pay.aspx
40. Clackmannanshire, Dundee, East Ayrshire, Edinburgh, Fife, Glasgow, Inverclyde, North Ayrshire, North Lanarkshire, Renfrewshire, South Lanarkshire, West Dunbartonshire, West Lothian
41. Amber Green SPRUCE website, http://www.ambergreenspruce.co.uk/events/index.html
42. The Scottish Social Housing Charter, http://housingcharter.scotland.gov.uk/.
43. Introduction of an Energy Performance Certificate Lodgement Transaction, Scottish Government, October 2011, http://sh45inta/Publications/2011/11/16154018/17
44. http://www.decc.gov.uk/publications/basket.aspx?filetype=4&filepath=11%2fpolicy-legislation%2fEnergy+Act+2011%2f3223-EA2011-green-deal-impact-assessment.pdf#basket (page 118)
45. Case studies were chosen to be a typical dwelling in this category


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