District heat networks are a proven and low-regrets solution that can scale up our use of low-carbon heat. In September 2019 the Scottish Government announced a ‘Heat Networks Bill’ to regulate and accelerate their deployment - this and other support will be required to enable the sector to grow to its full potential. This report sets out the scale of the opportunity and what steps the Scottish Government should take to unlock it.
Research conducted for this report identofied 46 potential heat network projects in Scotland's seven cities. With the right Scottish Government support these could:
|Posted on 08/11/2019|