Energy Efficiency 1: Setting the scene

Energy Efficiency 1: Setting the scene

15 May 2019, 11:00 - 12:30

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Chair: Paul Wedgwood, Associate Director, The Carbon Trust

Energy Efficient Scotland Consultation: Your input needed
Stephen Garland, Head of Housing Sustainability Unit, Scottish Government

A study of Scottish capability and capacity in the energy efficiency sector
Dr Gregor McDonald, Technology Analayst, Scottish Enterprise

EPC band C targets
Samantha Crichton, Sustainable Energy Association

Home Energy Scotland support for Private Sector Landlords
April Kilday, Household Renewables/Private Sector Landlord Advisor, Home Energy Scotland 

Retrofit Coordinators – The Brain and Conscience of Successful Retrofit
David Pierpoint, CEO, The Retrofit Academy

Q&A and panel discussion


Programme subject to change


  • Stephen Garland


    Head of Sustainable Housing

    Scottish Government

    Stephen is programme manager for the Energy Efficient Scotland programme and leads on sustainable housing and housing condition and quality within...

  • April Kilday


    Household Renewables/ Private Sector Landlord Advisor

    Home Energy Scotland

    April has been working for Home Energy Scotland for 2 and a half years and has been in her current role as household renewables/private sector...

  • Gregor McDonald


    Technology Analyst

    Scottish Enterprise

    Gregor is a Technology Analyst in the Energy Team at Scottish Enterprise, where his role is to deliver robust analysis over a range of low carbon and...

  • David Pierpoint



    The Retrofit Academy

    David is the chief executive of The Retrofit Academy CC, which has led the development of a nationally-accredited Level 5 Diploma in Retrofit...

  • Paul Wedgwood


    Associate Director

    The Carbon Trust

    Paul joined the Carbon Trust in 2009. He has over 25 years’ experience in commercial and consultancy roles in both large and smaller organisations....

  • Samantha Crichton


    Policy Advisor

    Sustainable Energy Association

    Samantha is a Policy Advisor at the Sustainable Energy Association (SEA). She uses her knowledge of energy efficiency, heat and building policy to...