Build Back Better and Greener
During the COVID-19 crisis, businesses have proven they can work in new, more sustainable ways. As the economy looks to rebuild and grow after the lockdown, there is an opportunity for businesses to refocus on their sustainability goals and work with Government to deliver a green recovery.
Adopting low carbon measures in your business that help tackle climate change also make good business sense:
- Save money on upfront cost of equipment and building improvements
- Cut your energy bills
- Reduce your carbon emissions
- Minimize waste
- Improve your environmental credentials
- Drive staff engagement and innovation
We've helped many businesses adopt measures that are good for the planet and their business Read our case studies here
Get started on your journey to #NetZero2050
Perhaps you are already thinking about how to reduce your Winter heating bills, planning to upgrade to LED lighting, or perhaps an electric vehicle or solar energy project?
One of the biggest barriers to moving further forward with major energy efficiencies is the cost of technology.
We can offer grants of between £1,000 - £5,000 to help fund up to a third of the cost of many different energy saving measures - The application process is quick and easy, and our dedicated Project Officer will guide businesses through the process.
Research, undertaken by Make UK and leading energy company E.ON prior to the lockdown showed that sustainability and profitability go hand in hand: manufacturers who put sustainability at the heart of their businesses have seen real benefits from doing so in the last 12 months with 40% reporting increased profit margins and 30% increased competitiveness as a result.
New for SMEs - Book a FREE online Green Diagnostic
Not sure where to start? Our expert Project Officers can advise and support you on how best to tackle energy consumption and help you identify suitable energy-efficient or waste reduction projects for funding to meet your business goals.
Free Webinar 10am 30/07/2020
Build Back Better & Greener: A Green Recovery Makes Good Business Sense
This webinar will look at the opportunities for your business post COVID-19 to save money, reduce carbon emissions and build long-term profitable sustainability.