The Carbon Trust Green Business Fund is offering a capital contribution of 15% of the project cost (up to a max of £5,000) as a grant to SMEs (companies with fewer than 250 employees) who could benefit from financial support when buying energy saving equipment.

This could mean up to £5,000 towards a new lighting system for your warehouse, heating and air conditioning equipment for your offices or a controls system for your factory – to help you rise to the challenge of becoming a greener business.

The Carbon Trust are also offering energy opportunity assessments to small and medium sized businesses  to help them identify energy saving opportunities, and to develop a robust business case for the purchase of the appropriate equipment.

The Carbon Trust also provide:

  • Free Energy Opportunity Assessment – on a first come, first served basis to help identify energy saving opportunities
  • Equipment Procurement Support – to help find equipment suppliers and offer implementation advice
  • Workshops – to help SMEs work out how best to identify energy saving opportunities
  • Energy Efficiency Webinars

For further information and to apply now, the website and contact detials for The Carbon Trust can be found on the right hand side.

Up to £5K Capital Grant

Free Energy Opportunity Assesments

Equipment Procurement Support