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Learn to live greener in the West End with free advice on insulating older properties

By Ellen Thomson at

People living in the West End are being invited to a free sustainable living information event.

Home Energy Scotland says it can help with saving energy, keeping warm at home, renewable energy and greener travel.

The evening event is at Hilton Glasgow Grosvenor Hotel on Thursday November 14, 6pm – 8pm.

Learn about ways to keep warm in older homes, including options for installing different types of wall insulation, glazing and draught-proofing.

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The event is at Hilton Glasgow Grosvenor Hotel

You can find out about interest free loans that are helping local homeowners make energy and money saving improvements to their home.

Also learn about Glasgow’s Low Emission Zone and how progress with electric vehicle charging infrastructure means options for flat owners.

A press release reads: “Having a warm home, improving comfort and reducing fuel bills are priorities for many homeowners in Scotland.

“Home Energy Scotland is hosting a free information event in the Hilton Glasgow Grosvenor Hotel to talk householders through how they can do all of these things whilst also making their home more environmentally friendly.

“With climate change an immediate and urgent problem, and driving a car still an essential part of many people’s everyday routines, speakers at the event will also be talking about greener travel options that not only lower carbon emissions but reduce travel costs and improve our health.”

Visit the event to:

* Hear from experts about how to improve the energy efficiency of older properties.

* Find out about funding available to help you make your home comfy and cosy.

* Learn about Glasgow’s Low Emission Zone and how electric vehicle charging infrastructure development means options for flat owners.

* Home Energy Scotland is funded by the Scottish Government and managed by the Energy Saving Trust.

* Home Energy Scotland’s mission is to help people in Scotland create warmer homes, reduce their bills and move towards a lower carbon lifestyle.

What: Sustainable Living Glasgow West
When: Thursday 14 November, 6.00 – 8.00pm
Where: Hilton Glasgow Grosvenor Hotel, 1-9 Grosvenor Terrace, Glasgow G12 0TA

Book your FREE place now – http://bit.ly/SustainableGlasgowWest

Learn more at homeenergyscotland.org or follow us on Facebook at HomeEnergyScotlandSC.

Interested and can’t make the event?

Home Energy Scotland provides free, impartial advice to help lower energy bills and carbon emissions.

Call free on 0808 808 2282 or email adviceteam@sc.homeenergyscotland.org with your enquiry and an advisor will call you back.