We are delighted to be hosting some great training workshops with Home Energy Scotland. To find out more about Home Energy Scotland, please visit here.
Funded by the Scottish Government and managed by the Energy Saving Trust, Home Energy Scotland helps people in Scotland create warmer homes, reduce their energy bills, and lower their carbon footprint.
HELPING YOU SAVE ENERGY AT HOME 45 minutes
Worried about your energy costs? Stay in control of your energy bills and help tackle climate change. Learn new practical tips & hints and take part in our quiz.
Wednesday 7 April at 7pm - register here
ENERGY HELP FOR POOR AND VULNERABLE PEOPLE 45 minutes
Poor and vulnerable people often struggle with energy. But help is available. Find out about Winter Fuel Payment, Cold Weather Payments, Warm Home Discount and the Priority Services Register.
Tuesday 20 April at 2pm - register by e-mailing David Kennedy at firstname.lastname@example.org and the link will be sent to you in due course.
GRANTS AND LOANS FOR HEATING AND INSULATION 45 minutes
Home Energy Scotland offers impartial advice on energy in our homes, heating and insulation. They also offer interest-free loans (and in some cases grants) towards making homes more energy efficient. Find out what is available and sign up for your own home energy audits.
Tuesday 13 April at 7pm - register here.
WHY SHOULD CHRISTIANS CARE ABOUT CLIMATE CHANGE? duration TBC
God created the universe and sustains it. We are stewards of our planet and its atmosphere. So how should a Christian view the climate emergency?
Monday 19 April at 10am - register by e-mailing David Kennedy at email@example.com and the link will be sent to you in due course.
LOVE FOOD HATE WASTE 1 hour
Become aware of food waste. Discover new ideas about food planning, portioning, freezing and using up leftovers and save hundreds of pounds per year. This workshop is funded by Zero Waste Scotland.
Monday 19 April at 7pm - register here.
SWITCH AND SAVE 1 hour
You can currently choose from 55 domestic suppliers and a bewildering array of tariffs. Compare the deals on offer, understand the tariffs and make the switch: gain without pain.
Monday 26 April at 7pm - register here.
EMBRACING GREENER TRAVEL 45 minutes
Climate change is an urgent problem. Transport and travel are major sources of the release of carbon dioxide and other harmful emissions into the atmosphere. Learn about emissions in Scotland; the health benefits of active travel to replace short journeys by car; and available support to help us adopt greener transport options including e-bikes and electric cars.
Thursday 8 April at 10am - register here.
Thursday 15 April at 7pm - register here.
SAVING WATER IN SCOTLAND – REALLY? 45 minutes
Home Energy Scotland is working in partnership with Scottish Water to help you save water, energy and money every year. Around one fifth of the average household’s heating bills are spent on heating water. This workshop will help us to use water more wisely and keep our energy bills down.
Monday 12 April at 11am - register here.
DISCOVER RENEWABLES 30 minutes + 30 minutes Q & A
Scotland is choosing clean, renewable energy and you can too. Learn about the current renewable technologies, how they could be of benefit to you and your home, and funding support available including grants and installation offers.
Wednesday 14 April at 2pm - register here.