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Heat in building strategy modelling: EIR release

Published: 11 Nov 2021

Information request and response under the Environmental Information (Scotland) Regulations 2004

11 Nov 2021
Heat in building strategy modelling: EIR release
FOI reference: FOI/202100239218
Date received: 23 Sep 2021
Date responded: 8 Oct 2021
Information requested

Full set of modelling produced by the Scottish Government, to substantiate the statement "We estimate that the total investment required to transform our homes and buildings is likely to be in excess of £33 billion." which is in the Draft Heat in Buildings Strategy: Achieving Net Zero Emissions in Scotland's Buildings Consultation paper. You also requested a list of all other modelling generated/developed/conducted to substantiate the estimates provided in the Draft Heat in Buildings Strategy.

After clarification regarding the second request, you asked for us to focus on the £33 billion estimate and that you would submit further requests to clarify any further estimates.


Attached is a copy of the information requested in the accompanying document.

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