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Home Energy Scotland Loan Scheme: FOI release

Published: 9 Mar 2018

Information request and response under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002.

9 Mar 2018
Home Energy Scotland Loan Scheme: FOI release

FOI reference: FOI/18/00404
Date received: 8 February 2018
Date responded: 8 March 2018

Information requested

How many applications have been received for the home energy Scotland loan scheme, how many of those received were granted and how many Cashback grants for the energy efficiency element have been granted.


The Home Energy Scotland (HES) Loan scheme runs from 02 May 2017 to 31 March 2018. As of 23 February 2018:

1. 1824 application forms have been received.
2. 1253 applications have been granted.
3. 918 Cashback grants for energy efficiency improvements have been granted.

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