Small and medium businesses looking to receive support to achieve their decarbonisation and clean growth objectives should speak to our sustainability team.
Now is the time for all of society to come together and make changes to reduce emissions and become more sustainable. Any actions taken by your business will play a part in moving the dial on progress towards our local and national Net Zero targets. By addressing climate change from a business strategy perspective, your business can find opportunity to develop new products, technologies, and services that will meet changing consumer demand and in turn generate growth and competitive advantage.
Do you want to take decisive action to reduce your energy usage, improve energy efficiency and cut your business costs?
The GBSLEP Growth Hub can help you achieve these goals by supporting you to access grant funding that will help fund capital investment projects.
The Clean Growth Grant will provide up to £10,000 (with 30% of total project costs match funded) to businesses to invest in projects that deliver improved energy efficiency, improved renewable energy production or energy and cost savings.
From 12th July 2022 we are open to applications for our Clean Growth Grant from small and medium businesses matching these criteria:
- 5-249 full time equivalent employees
- 2+ years of trading from the date of your application
- Are a registered business or organisations (including CICs) based in the Greater Birmingham and Solihull area
- With an annual turnover of <£43m
Would you also like to understand how your premises can become more energy efficient, or get advice on a longer term sustainability strategy for your business?
FREE Decarbonisation Plans and sustainability consultancy is available to a number of businesses* with 5-249 FTE employees within the Greater Birmingham and Solihull LEP geography, as part of the grant application.
*20 companies will receive free decarbonisation plans and sustainability consultancy, in addition to their grant of up to £10,000