1. Scottish Household Survey (2015), available at http://www.gov.scot/Publications/2016/09/7673
2. "MINDSPACE - Influencing Behaviours Through Public Policy", available at https://www.instituteforgovernment.org.uk/publications/mindspace
3. Consumer Research commissioned by the Department for Energy and Climate Change (2011) shows that after requests for lower costs, having access to convincing information about benefits and information from a trusted source are the main reasons given for what would encourage people to make their homes more energy efficient.
4. Scottish Government - Poverty Equality Analysis (2016) available at http://www.gov.scot/Topics/Statistics/Browse/Social-Welfare/IncomePoverty/CoreAnalysis/povertyanalysis
5. "A Select Review of Literature on the Relationship Between Housing and Health", available at www.gov.scot/Resource/Doc/1035/0104565.doc
6. This annual figure will decrease overtime, see chart below. We estimate that the total figure over the 12 years after the introduction of the changes to be around £194m.
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