From identifying new energy saving opportunities, to providing financial support and technical expertise, we’re here to help you slash your energy costs and grow a greener business.
Energy is a significant cost for any business, especially in the face of continually rising energy prices. For the food and drink sector energy costs can be significant given production processes, shift patterns, building footprints and cold storage requirements. Time spent managing energy costs rewards with an improved bottom line.
We’re here to help your food and drink business cut energy, reduce carbon and save costs. Our free, ongoing support and the interest-free SME Loan can make project delivery a breeze.
Scotland plans to meet its ambitious target to reduce its food waste by one third by 2025.
Food waste is a global problem. An estimated 1.3 billion tonnes of food is wasted every year. This is around one-third of all that is produced for human consumption, and it is generating about 8% of the world’s greenhouse gas emissions. To achieve an ambitious objective like the 2025 food waste reduction target, we need long-term planning and equally ambitious policy efforts.
A 33% reduction in food waste in Scotland has numerous benefits:
Read Zero Waste Scotland’s Food Waste Reduction Action Plan and see what role your business has to play in combating climate change.
Business Energy Scotland is funded by the Scottish Government to provide free, impartial support and access to funding to help small and medium-sized enterprises save energy, carbon and money.
Whether you are just starting out on your energy-saving journey and need some pointers or are looking for expertise and funding to support your current plans, our team of experienced business advisors and energy-saving consultants are here to help.
Contact us to today arrange free support for your business.