Pros and cons of using different definitions of cost effectiveness in relation to energy efficiency investments in homes and non-domestic buildings.
The Scottish Energy Strategy sets out an ambition for 50% of all energy consumed in Scotland to come from renewable sources by 2030. One of the actions to achieve this is developing a bioenergy action plan.
An assessment of the impact of the 2018 summer heatwave on private water supplies in Scotland.
An assessment of the governance of Flood Risk Management (FRM) in Scotland with the aim to develop shared agendas among all FRM stakeholders.
This report looks at this future risk of water scarcity in Scotland, and the link between water scarcity and land use options.
A method for characterising and analysing a cross-sectoral adaptation issue
The way we generate, distribute and consume energy is changing, and many observers anticipate accelerated changes ahead. This project presents the results of a UKERC/CXC survey of UK energy experts and stakeholders.
Understanding the role of behaviour and decision-making in meeting statutory targets is critical. It is recognised in the Scottish Government’s...
An evaluation of the HES Homecare pilot, tested the Energycarer approach to tackling rural fuel poverty in two rural areas.
This report is a comparative analysis of farm-based carbon audits. It draws together evidence on the effectiveness of existing tools deployed in the UK, Europe and the wider world.
The opportunities for, and implications of, Scotland moving towards smart local energy systems that are driven by sustainable decarbonising energy resources.
This report looks at lessons from the regulation of district heating in seven European countries. It builds on two public consultations relating to regulation and is intended to inform the Scottish Government regarding the potential introduction of regulation and the form it should take.