Policy Submissions

S1048 - Scottish Energy Strategy The future of energy in Scotland


The Scottish Energy Strategy Consultation sets  out a whole-system view of energy policy, examining where our energy comes from and how we use it – for power (electricity), heat and transport.


This integrated approach recognises the interactions and effects that the elements of the energy system have on each other.  The document has been published alongside four other documents with a heavy emphasis on energy efficiency.

The consultation document can be found at:


Members contributing are asked to state their relevant experience. All inputs will be treated confidentially in the production of a corporate view and individual contributors will not be named. “Member” should be interpreted as IET technician members, members and fellows.

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Keywords and Search Terms energy; energy efficiency; whole systems approach; low carbon; renewable energy