What: Lowering carbon emissions for SMEs and community organisations across Gloucestershire, including Stroud District. Run by Severn Wye Energy Agency and funded by the European Union Regional Development Fund, the service is free to all eligible businesses.

How: Offering free energy surveys for local businesses, and producing a report and recommendations about how to make the business more energy efficient. For businesses that choose to make changes and invest in their energy efficiency, we can cover 35% of the costs of installing energy-saving equipment.

Direct Carbon Saving: 2,000,000 kgCO2e/yr

Further Information: The project has been running since 2017, and will conclude in March 2020. Its successor, Target 2030, is due to begin in April 2020. It has supported 200 Gloucestershire businesses to date. To apply for the free support, businesses can go to and get in contact with the team. It'


  • Theme: Buildings & Their Environment > Building Performance


Lead Group: Severn Wye Energy Agency

Contact Name: James Clarke

Contact Email:

Contact Phone: 01452835076

Partner Groups Role: Project delivery


Postcode: GL2 8DN

Locality: Highnam, Highnam with Haw Bridge, Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, South West

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