Low Carbon Infrastructure Transition Programme: capital projects - March 2024

Information on the projects which have received funding through the Low Carbon Infrastructure Transition Programme.

Scottish Borders Council Electric Vehicle Charging Infrastructure

Project Organisation:

Scottish Borders Council

Technology type(s):

Electric vehicle charging and solar PV


SBC headquarters, Newton St Boswells

Grant value:


Completion date:

March 2023

Project description:

The project will install an additional 64 electric vehicle chargers at its headquarters and depot site in Newton St Boswells to reduce the council’s reliance on diesel and petrol fuelled vehicles. Also included as part of the smart grid project was the installation of solar panelling across the Old School Building & the Vehicle Maintenance workshop which will offset the additional energy consumption created by these new chargers.


Email: HeatNetworkFund@gov.scot

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