South West Scotland

Despite having a northerly situation Scotland, and particularly South West Scotland typically receives fairly high amounts of sunshine and more than enough to make solar energy effective. Solar Thermal, and particularly solar PV will operate well if installed in a suitable location.

Scotland is one of the best places in Europe for strong winds however local conditions are critical. Temperatures in Scotland allow the use of heat pumps, and in particular Air Source Heat Pumps and Ground Source Heat Pumps.

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For most energy saving solutions you will need to have an MCS accredited installer fit the system in order to qualify for the relevant government grant or subsidy, be it the Feed-In Tariff or the Renewable Heat Incentive and RHPP.

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Grant and subsidies in the South West Scotland

Grants and subsidies are available to anyone that is trying to reduce energy usage in their home. Most are universally available, like the Feed-In Tariff or the Renewable Heat Incentive and RHPP, and others although universally available can vary according to you circumstances or where you live, such as the ECO (Energy Company Obligation) and .