Expand Shetland’s home insulation programme with priority on social housing and those that need assistance.
Work to improve the energy efficiency of all public buildings in Shetland
Develop joint work with SIC and Hjaltland to install heat pumps across local authority and housing association accommodation to reduce fuel poverty
New homes to be constructed to modern zero carbon Passivhaus energy efficiency standards
Implement a feasibility study into new community owned onshore wind, solar and tidal generation to power secondary smart energy grids. This will provide cheap renewable electricity, predominantly for heating and electric car charging
Establish a Shetland Energy Action Advisory Group to support households and communities to transition to net Zero.
Support the rapid repurposing of the Sullom Voe Terminal, pipelines and offshore platforms from production of fossil fuels to green hydrogen and its derivatives.
Oppose proposals to produce hydrogen from natural gas
Continue to oppose new oil and gas projects.