Greens' insulation plans streets ahead of other parties

For immediate release: Monday 11 April 2011

The Scottish Greens today rolled out their key election pledge to insulate every home in Scotland free of charge, as Cllr Alison Johnstone and Cllr Steve Burgess, the party's top candidates for the Lothian region, unrolled a banner made of recycled plastic loft insulation at an Edinburgh home.

The Greens launched their pledge to insulate every home in Scotland on the same day that John Swinney visited a home being fitted with loft insulation, and a day after the Greens released figures showing that the SNP's unambitious and flawed Home Insulation Scheme cost a staggering