Smarter Energy NEL

North East Lincolnshire’s flagship programme for SME decarbonisation.

Support for NE Lincolnshire Businesses to Reduce Energy Bills

E-Factor can work with you to make a real difference to your carbon footprint and positively reduce your energy costs.

Since January 2022, the Smarter Energy NEL service has already supported 121 local businesses, with projected savings of £182,000 every year.

Local businesses can take advantage of our new low carbon business advisor, an expert in business sustainability and experienced in providing tailored support and technical advice to SMEs.   

Key benefits for registered SMEs are:

  • Fully funded Energy Audit identifying costs and savings for energy savings upgrades

  • Advice on energy management techniques

  • Research into low carbon and environmentally sustainable measures or working practices and support to adopt these in your business

  • Decarbonisation Plans

  • Signposting towards the NELC UK Shared Prosperity Fund which can offer grants towards energy saving measures.

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Why is it beneficial to move towards zero carbon?

  • Cost savings through optimising resources

  • Positive impact on the environment 

  • Increases profitability and market competitiveness

  • Enhances brand reputation

  • Improves productivity and product quality

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Want to know more?

If you would like support speak to a member of the Business Support team or request a call back:

Call (01472) 252780

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The service continues to be supported by the UK Shared Prosperity Fund via North East Lincolnshire Council.  It builds upon and develops the service which has been available locally since 2018.
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