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Reduce your office carbon footprint with this Green Office Guide

Don’t let your office be a costly epicentre of wasted paper, single-use food cartons, dripping taps and blazing heaters. Turn it around by taking hold of this practical, indispensable and absolutely free green office guide

Most organisations, regardless of sector and size, have an office or administration space of some kind. This guide developed in association Midlothian and East Lothian Chambers of Commerce with will help your office save money, improve environmental performance, comply with legislation and respond to the increasing environmental demands of your customers.

If you’re an office worker, manager or Green Champion this guide will give you a host of great ideas to help you reduce waste, save energy and water, and make your office greener – and more profitable too.

Heat Network Partnership

The Heat Network Partnership is a collaboration of agencies focused on boosting the uptake of low carbon heat technologies in Scotland including promoting district heating networks which deliver heat from single or multiple energy sources to several buildings.

Along with Zero Waste Scotland, the Partnership includes:

  • Scottish Futures Trust works to increase the efficiency and effectiveness of infrastructure investment and brings commercial expertise in infrastructure financing, procurement and delivery into the public sector.
  • The Energy Saving Trust currently manages the District Heating Loan Fund and the Warmer Homes Scotland Scheme on behalf of the Scottish Government.  Both of these programmes can provide can funding for district heating schemes in Scotland.
  • Scottish Enterprise offers a range of support tools to help companies take advantage of heat network opportunities, working with partners to increase the number of heat projects that are ready for investment and to encourage innovation by supporting projects in funding applications.