12 steps to using less energy

There are twelve steps to follow to receive energy efficiency support and access a Target 2030 grant if you wish to make improvements to your business.

1

Are you eligible?

We can support most SMEs, but check the eligibility criteria here

2

Contact Severn Wye

Fill out the web form to enquire about applying

3

Preliminary meeting

We can visit or call you back to run through the programme

4

On-site survey

Your assigned Business Energy Advisor will survey the property

5

Report presentation

The results of the survey are presented, with recommendations

6

Grant consultation

Consider whether you wish to install any grant-eligible recommendations

There is no obligation to access a carbon saving grant to install measures that will reduce your business’ carbon footprint, but most SMEs will choose to do so.

7

Apply for a grant

You get quotes for improvements and fill out the application pack

8

Grant offer

Your application is checked and when approved, you receive an offer letter

9

Installation

The installation of energy saving improvements can now take place

10

Claim the grant

Once you have paid for the work, send in evidence and claim your 30%

11

Publicity

We produce a case study and plaque to display, promoting your changes

12

Ongoing obligations

We help make sure you store the required state aid and grant records

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Download the Client Guide

For full details about the programme, we recommend that you download the Target 2030 Client Guide, and ensure you have read the programme Terms and Conditions before embarking on any energy efficiency measures you may be considering.