Tag Archives: energy efficiency

Climate Change: talks should not delay action

Cathy Peattie has criticised the Scottish government for ‘inexcusable delay’ on measures to cut carbon emissions.
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Cathy calls for Boiler Grant scheme in Scotland

Falkirk East MSP Cathy Peattie is calling for Scotland to adopt the Boiler Grant scheme that has now been introduced in England.

From today, householders in England will get £400 towards the cost of a new energy efficient boiler, but the Scottish Government currently has no plans for a similar scheme here – even though the Barnett formula means they will get extra money because of the scheme.

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Campaigning for Winter Warmth

Falkirk East MSP Cathy Peattie is urging people worried about their energy bills or about keeping warm enough this winter to follow the advice of Energy Action Scotland, the charity working for warm, dry homes.

In its winter warmth campaign, Energy Action Scotland is urging people to be energy efficient, to check their benefits and tax credit entitlement, and to make sure that they get the best energy deal.

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