Green Business Fund workshop this May
The Carbon Trust Green Business Fund is an energy efficiency support service for small and medium-sized companies in England, Wales and Scotland. It provides direct funded support through energy assessments, training workshops, equipment procurement support and up to £5,000 capital contribution towards your energy saving equipment purchase.
Now the Carbon Trust is putting on a workshop in Bath in May to promote the Green Business Fund and help local companies access the support available.
What the Workshop Will Cover
- Understanding and reducing energy bills through behavioural and low cost measures
- Focus on major areas of energy consumption in small companies (lighting, equipment, heating, ventilation and air conditioning)
- Access to grant funding as well as funded one-to-one support
When: Wednesday 9 May 2018 from 09:00 to 12:00 (GMT)
Where: The Guildhall, High Street, Bath, BA1 5AW
How to book: gbfbath.eventbrite.co.uk
More information on the Green Business Fund
The Carbon Trust’s Green Business Fund provides vital capital for smaller businesses to replace old, power-guzzling equipment, together with expert advice to boost the efficiency and productivity of businesses across England, Scotland and Wales.
The £7m fund has been made available to small and medium-sized enterprises 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. Eligible companies can apply for a capital contribution of between £750 and £5,000 to cover up to 15% of an energy efficiency project or equipment replacement cost.
The fund can be used to purchase a range of equipment, including energy efficient lighting, Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC) and energy efficiency controls – vital equipment across a range of business sectors, including manufacturing, retail, and hospitality.
Apply now - this support is available for a limited period on a first come, first served basis, aimed at small and medium sized businesses in England, Scotland and Wales.
How to find out more and make an application
To discuss how your business could benefit from the support on offer, or if you have any questions about the Green Business Fund please visit www.carbontrust.com/greenbusiness, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 020 7832 4773 to speak to an advisor.