The £7m fund has been made available to SMEs on a first come-first served basis, and will offer energy saving training, cost saving assessments, implementation advice, and capital support for the installation of energy efficiency equipment. The grant offers £5,000 (ex vat) or up to 15% of the spend on cost of carbon reducing technologies.
The hot topic of a renewable energy future has been debated for a number of years now, but recent successes show that a 100% renewable energy future may just be possible. Earlier this month, Portugal ran off sustainable electricity for four whole days (107 hours) – showing that it is possible to power a country […]
If, like many UK businesses, you’re considering making the switch to solar, there are just a few things you should think about first. From your business finances and requirements to the meeting the demands of your green targets; asking yourself the following questions will ensure the process runs smoothly…
Production Equipment Process and production equipment is vital to operations. Whether you’re using motors as part of your manufacturing process, compressed air in your garage of refrigeration equipment as part of a retail business, energy use from production equipment is everywhere. It’s important to understand where you’re using energy, and smart meters can help you […]
If you’ve been looking into renewable energy for a while now, you’ll probably have come across RE100. The collaborative, global initiative, which sees influential businesses committing to a 100% renewable energy future, is huge right now in the world of renewables and looks set to grow. In fact, the number of firms on board is […]
Clients not only come to Low Carbon Energy for our products and services; customers also have a lot of interest in our knowledge and expertise. Over the last 18 months, we’ve been inundated with requests from existing customers asking us for tips and advice. In particular, the majority of customers want to know to know […]