est[1]Energy Saving Trust

Organisation set up to address the damaging effects of climate change by promoting the sustainable and efficient use of energy.

 grab[1]GRAB Trust

GRAB undertakes a wide range of waste & recycling activities in Argyll and Bute. Find out where to recycle locally.

scopo[1] Scottish Power

Like many other utility companies, Scottish Power provide help and discounts towards insulating your home.

 she[1]Scottish Hydro Electric

Scottish Hydro Electric provide grants for loft and cavity wall insulation.

trec[1]The Renewable Energy Centre

Provides information on home energy saving and renewables technologies.

Energy Action Scotland

A national charity which aims to eliminate fuel poverty through campaigns and practical initiatives.

 Scottish Community and Householders Renewables Initiative

This is an HIE-sponsored grant and advice programme that assists non profit groups to develop renewable energy projects.


A project investigating the feasibility and viability of using marine biomass as a source for biofuels.

 The Carbon Trust

Government funded independent company that helps businesses and public sector to cut carbon emissions and to make use of low carbon technologies.

Sustainable Development

Information on sustainable development issues in Scotland.

Climate Change

Information on climate change issues in Scotland.


Renewable energy website providing information on renewable energy technologies, markets and activity in the Highlands and Islands.

Low-carbon jobs site features renewable energy, energy efficiency, climate and carbon jobs in the UK & globally.

 Scots Renewables

News, blog and directory site following developments on the renewable energy scene in Scotland.