JM Grail Engineering
Established Forest of Dean manufacturer Grail Engineering transform their energy efficiency with the installation of solar PV, workshop heating and variable speed drives.
JM Grail Ltd is a manufacturing company based close to Cinderford in the Forest of Dean. The company offers engineering solutions that include machining, fabrication and laser cutting for customers across the South West of England.
Accessing Target 2020 funding of over £42,000, they replaced Powermatic heaters, and boilers, installed a large solar PV array across their extensive roof, stratification fans to the workshop, updated their motors, pumps and fans to variable speed, and reduced voltage. This will save the company over £13,000 a year.
£42,908.25 in grant funding awarded, towards £122,595 of work
achieving £13,268.66 of estimated savings per year
saving a massive 76.4 tonnes CO2 per year