Date lodged: 30 January 2019
To ask the Scottish Government, further to the statement to the Parliament by the Minister for Energy, Connectivity and the Islands on 22 November 2018, when it plans to launch its consultation on whether Energy Efficient Scotland can be accelerated.
Answered by: Paul Wheelhouse 31 January 2019
The Scottish Government will publish a consultation in March seeking views on whether Energy Efficient Scotland can be accelerated and how the risks of doing so can be overcome. This consultation will also set out more detail about the suite of legislation the Scottish Government will bring forward to support delivery of Energy Efficient Scotland, including district heating.