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The Energy Efficiency (Domestic Private Rented Property) (Scotland) Regulations 2020

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Regulation 2(1)

SCHEDULE 1ENERGY EFFICIENCY IMPROVEMENTS

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The improvements specified as energy efficiency improvements are the installation of—

(1) loft insulation, including top-up loft insulation,

(2) flat roof insulation,

(3) room in the roof insulation,

(4) rafter insulation,

(5) cavity wall insulation,

(6) solid wall insulation,

(7) floor insulation, including insulation beneath suspended timber floor and insulation on top of solid floors,

(8) party wall insulation,

(9) dynamic insulation,

(10) double glazing,

(11) secondary glazing,

(12) triple glazing,

(13) solar blinds, shutters and shading devices,

(14) insulated external doors,

(15) hot water cylinder insulation jackets,

(16) draught proofing of windows, doors and loft hatch,

(17) baffles or dampers to block open chimneys when not in use,

(18) solar air positive input ventilation,

(19) a condensing boiler as a replacement for an existing gas, oil or liquid petroleum gas central heating boiler,

(20) a new gas central heating system (where none before),

(21) a new oil or liquid petroleum gas central heating system (where none before),

(22) a biomass central heating system,

(23) fan-assisted electric storage heaters,

(24) high heat retention electric storage heaters,

(25) an electric thermal store wet central heating system,

(26) air source heat pumps (both air-to-water and air-to-air systems),

(27) ground source heat pumps,

(28) replacing the secondary heating with a more efficient / appropriate appliance,

(29) micro combined heat and power,

(30) fitting central heating controls including room thermostats, programmers, and thermostatic radiator valves,

(31) fitting a cylinder thermostat on the hot water cylinder,

(32) solar thermal hot water,

(33) photovoltaic panels,

(34) solar assisted heat pumps,

(35) low energy lighting.

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