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Is it time to re-energise your old home?

Older homes can be charming and it’s great fun to spot some of the amazing properties we have in Scotland...

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What did you miss?

Home Energy Scotland recently ran two very successful events for people who live in older properties to di...

Restore warmth to your historical home

Across Scotland we have a wide range of housing types, styles and properties built in different periods. S...

New energy efficiency grant

We know (because we do a lot of research) that one of the biggest barriers to making energy efficiency impr...

Welcome back Doug

Doug the draught excluder returned to TV, tablet, PC and smart phone screens today as part of our latest Ho...

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How to make your home warmer and cheaper to heat

Broadly, there are 2 things you can do when it comes to making your home warmer, cheaper to heat and tackl...

Cold calling

Home Energy Scotland doesn't do outbound cold calling. The Scottish Governm...

Father's Day (or Any Day) Good Book Points

How to get in your (grand)parents or in-laws good books. I have a respectable a...

Meet Superfinger!

Meet Superfinger, battling the nemesis that is standby and fighting unnecessary energy usage all over the h...

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Home Energy Scotland: The Day Dreamer

It’s been a busy couple of weeks for the Home Energy Scotland campaig...

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Heating systems

You may be able to save money by making your central heating system more efficient.

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Play our Cosy Caterpillar Game

Can you help Doug find the things that will keep your home warm this winter? Use your arrow keys to control Doug.

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Generating your own power

As well as saving energy it is worth thinking about whether you can generate your own power.

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Home Energy Housebuilder

Use the Home Energy Housebuilder to find out more about support and information available to you to make your home warmer this winter.

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Home Energy Scotland

Our telephone advisors are available to talk to you today, helping you impartial advice on ways to reduce your energy bills. 

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Using your home energy well

Everyone wants a cosy and warm home without paying too much on your energy bills. There are steps we can all take, some big (replacing your boiler or improving insulation) and some small (using energy efficient appliances or not using standby) to save energy and money to create a cleaner, greener Scotland.

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Doug the draught excluder by Jess at Ginger Twist Studio

Say hello to Doug. I have had the distinct pleasure of knitting this adorable draught excluder, because who...

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