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Parliamentary debates and questions

S5W-17944: Oliver Mundell (Dumfriesshire)

Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

Date lodged: 1 August 2018

To ask the Scottish Government for what reason hydro-electricity generation is not taken into consideration as part of Energy Performance Certificates for rental properties.

Answered by: Kevin Stewart 17 August 2018

The assessment methodology used to produce Energy Performance Certificates for existing buildings does not consider hydro-electric generation as such systems are an exceptionally uncommon feature in buildings.