The 3rd session in the Sustainable Orkney Conference was on the subject of Buildings
How do we combine meeting our climate targets with improving energy affordability and lowering fuel poverty?
“Over the last 15 years Orkney has become very successful at participating in EU research and collaboration programmes relating to sustainable energy.” Gareth Davies, Co-Chair of OREF
Tuesday evening, 4th of February, saw a presentation by Lindsey Johnson of THAW on fuel poverty
Established in December 2014 THAW Orkney is a charitable organisation which has done amazing work in the islands to help people with their energy needs
One solution to the problem of over production was to produce hydrogen fuel from the excess electricity generated.
“this world-leading legislation will go a long way in helping to support low income households here in Highlands and Islands.”
Local MSP David Stewart, Labour, shares his concerns about the elderly
Orkney tops the table for fuel poverty – this Bill will affect many households in the islands.
Orkney’s Energy Future was discussed at a Question Time style event run by Orkney Renewable Energy Forum (OREF)