Top Tips for Energy Saving in the Workplace

14/03/2018 - 09:00 to 12:00 - Free of charge

About the Event

This three-hour workshop will help small companies in Lincolnshire learn how to identify and implement opportunities to reduce energy costs within their business and make the most of the Carbon Trust Green Business Fund.


The event runs from 0900 – 1200. A more detailed agenda will be forwarded closer to the date, but the topics covered include:

Understanding and reducing energy bills through behavioural and low cost measures:

  • Introduction to energy management
  • How to understand your energy usage bills
  • How to implement approaches to energy management and behaviour change to achieve real saving

Focus on major areas of energy consumption in SMEs (heating, lighting, equipment, insulation)

  • Technical overview of the key areas of consumption
  • Outline of key energy reduction retrofit technologies

Access to funding and free one-to-one site audits

  • An overview of further support and advice available, including a capital contribution towards the cost of projects that comply with the requirements of the fund.


David Knight, an Environmental Consultant, will be available to discuss and introduce the Business Lincolnshire Resource Efficiency funded offer available to eligible SMEs within the Greater Lincolnshire LEP, along with a variety of funding opportunities available.

This workshop is organised in Partnership with the Carbon Trust Green Business Fund.

The Carbon Trust Green Business Fund is a brand new 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 a capital contribution towards your energy saving equipment purchase.

*The content of this workshop has been certified by the CPD Certification Service as conforming to continuing professional development principles.

* Data Protection: This workshop is jointly run and part funded by The Carbon Trust Green Business Fund . By registering to this event you give your consent for the booking data to be shared with the Carbon Trust Green Business Fund. 


Secure your place

Attendance is free of charge and places are limited so be sure to book yours today by clicking here.

Please note we are only able to offer up to 2 places per company. To qualify for this funded support, your business must be a small to medium enterprise (SME) based in Greater Lincolnshire. Apologies, no support intermediaries or public bodies.

Am I eligible?

These workshops are available for businesses, partnerships, sole traders, and registered charities, with a trading address located within Greater Lincolnshire (North Lincolnshire, North East Lincolnshire & Lincolnshire).

To access these workshops, your business must complete an SME enrolment form in order to check the business’s eligibility against the funding criteria. (The form will be sent to you on completion of an Eventbrite booking - if one has not already been completed and on file).


Aura Skegness Business Centre , Heath Road, Skegness , Lincolnshire, PE25 3SJ