A plumbing and heating firm has won new
business and taken on new staff after receiving support through the
Low Carbon Skills Fund.
Glasgow-based Renewable Installation Solutions Ltd. used the
fund to develop expertise in installing biomass heating systems,
which has seen them win new business right around Scotland.
David Mawhinney, owner of Renewable Installation Solutions,
said: "The Low Carbon Skills Fund has really helped us grow our
"Myself and my business partner George McBride now have
certificates for biomass installation, heat pump installation and
solar thermal installation.
"We have taken on three engineers, we hope to take on another
three soon, and we would like to put them all through the same
training as us, but we could only achieve this with the type of
funding offered by the Low Carbon Skills Fund.