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Business Energy Efficiency Programme
ONLINE SUSTAINABILITY FORUM
Friday 10th July 2020 10.00 – 11.00 am
Low carbon energy generation for your business
With substantial grants NOW available to eligible businesses in Worcestershire, Herefordshire, Shropshire & Telford, which low carbon or renewable energy generation technology would suit your business and give the best financial return and carbon saving?
The Sustainability Forum is a series of free events aimed at helping businesses draw upon good practice from industry experts and local businesses to help promote sustainable business practices.
Hear from two experienced industry speakers:
Low carbon & renewable energy generation technologies
John Wade is a CIBSE Low Carbon Consultant at Briar Associates with 13 years’ experience advising companies how to reduce carbon emissions and save energy. Prior to this he had extensive experience of implementing projects in the building services industry. He will provide an insight into technologies available such as heat pumps, biomass and combined heat & power, when they are suitable and the economic case.
Solar PV for business
Neil Stott is a Director at award winning solar PV installer Mypower who have designed, project managed and installed over 50,000 panels (13MW+) across more than 280 projects at commercial & industrial sites over the last 10 years. Businesses are now recognising the environmental and commercial benefits of their own solar PV more than ever. Neil will give an overview of generating electricity at a business through solar PV panels, the practicalities and the benefits a system would be expected to deliver.
The Sustainability Forum is a series of free events aimed at helping businesses draw upon good practice from industry experts and local businesses to help promote sustainable business practices, particularly focusing on resource efficiency. Due to COVID19 we are now hosting these events online. BEEP (Business Energy Efficiency Programme) provides free advice and grants up to £20,000 for eligible businesses based in Herefordshire, Worcestershire, Shropshire & Telford to implement resource efficiency projects. LoCOP (Low Carbon Opportunities Programme) provides advice and grants upto £100,000 to install low carbon energy technologies in Worcestershire. MaRE (Marches Renewable Energy Project) provides 50% grants to install renewable energy technologies upto 100kW. These programmes receive funding from the European Regional Development Fund.