Warmworks: fighting fuel poverty

Warmworks, heating help in Scotland

People experiencing fuel poverty in Scotland can be helped with just one call or email – that’s the message from Home Energy Scotland.

Funded by the Scottish Government, the free and impartial advice service is available to everyone in Scotland.

Anyone who may be worrying about how to keep warm and pay the bills should contact Home Energy Scotland immediately about the Warmer Homes Scotland scheme.

Read more here. (link opens in new window).

LED Lighting Guide

LED Light bulbs

How many light bulbs have you bought since September 1, 2018?

Time flies and not many people record their light bulb consumption. The chances are you’ve bought fewer bulbs because that was when the EU-wide ban on importing and producing halogen bulbs came into place.

Shops are allowed to sell their old halogen stock – which is why you can still find them – and there are still specialist halogen bulbs in security lights, ovens and cooker hoods.

Yet it is the versatile LED bulb that is leading the way in efficiency, durability and versatility, too.

Read more here.