Resources

Research, reports, guides, maps, advice sheets, environmental research, company information and case studies from across all areas of our work to improve energy efficiency and reduce carbon emissions, fuel poverty and waste.

Historic_Scotland Technical Paper 16: Green Deal Financial Modelling of a Traditional Cottage and Tenement Flat

Research

Research findings from two separate financial modelling exercises reviewing Green Deal and ECO and undertaken on different traditional property types; a detached rural cottage and an urban tenement flat (2012).

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Historic Scotland Technical Paper 9: Slim Profile Double Glazing 

Research

Three research reports presenting the results and analysis of studies on the thermal performance and embodied energy of slim-profile double glazing (2010).

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Historic Scotland Technical Paper 8: Energy Modelling of the Garden Bothy Dumfries House

Research

A report covering pre- and post-improvement energy performance data and analysis for the Dumfries House Garden Bothy, an unoccupied 19th-century stone building in Ayrshire (2010).

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Historic Scotland Technical Paper 3: Energy Modelling Analysis of a Traditionally Built Scottish Tenement Flat 

Research

Energy modelling analysis of a traditionally built Scottish tenement flat Changeworks using four different energy-modelling methodologies (2008).

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Renewable Heritage: A guide to microgeneration in traditional and historic homes

Publications

This comprehensive guide encourages and facilitates a reduction in fossil fuel use in traditional and historic homes through the integration of renewable energy systems (2009).

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Energy Heritage: A guide to improving energy efficiency in traditional and historic homes

Publications

This comprehensive guide encourages and facilitates energy efficiency improvements in traditional and historic homes across the UK (2008).

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Green Deal and Communities Event Report

Reports

Report from two facilitated half day events for community groups wishing to better understand the Green Deal and the opportunties (and threats) that might be realised following its 2012 launch (2011).

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Double Glazing in Listed Building

Research

This report provides the results and analysis of a research and demonstration project that involved fitting bespoke, slim-profile double-glazing units into category ‘A’ and ‘B’ listed buildings in Edinburgh’s Old and New Towns, both of which are conservation areas and form a UNESCO World Heritage Site (2010).

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Guide to Insulating Hard-to-Treat Cavities (HTTCs)

Publications

A guide to help organisations involved with insulating hard-to-treat cavities such as local authorities, housing associations, community groups and residents’ associations (2014) .

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Guide to Identifying Eligible Households for the Home Heating Cost Reduction Obligation (HHCRO)

Publications

A guide to support insulation programme managers in identifying households eligible for the Home Heating Cost Reduction Obligation (HHCRO), also known as ECO Affordable Warmth (2013).

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