To ensure savings are maintained in the future it important to keep the momentum of planning and checking
What support is available?
Energy Bureau Service – The Council’s Energy Team provide an energy bureau service to schools which helps them to achieve the best rates for energy, monitoring and managing energy usage and provision of technical advice. The aim is to help schools manage bottom line spend on energy to keep costs down. Please contact the Energy Team for further information. Email: email@example.com or telephone 01823 357777.
Salix energy efficiency loan - Maintained schools interested in getting a SALIX loan for an energy efficiency project should contact the Corporate Property Team. Academies can apply directly to Salix Finance Ltd for an interest free loan for suitable energy efficiency projects. Further information is available on their website, or for further advice please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Eco Schools Assessments - If your school or academy is interested in becoming an Eco School, or obtaining an Energy Award, all the information you need including how to get started, the assessment criteria and how to book a Green Flag Assessment can be found here http://eco-schools.org.uk/
Regular communication is key if you wish to involve the whole school community. Assemblies, surveys and displays are all good ways of getting the energy saving message across.
Download our Watt’s On? Energy awareness campaign posters or get your pupils to create some energy awareness posters to help you communicate the message.