Last One Out…Turn Out The Lights!

The Low Carbon Business Programme Has Now Reported

A more comprehensive review covering the scope and scale of the project with the associated impacts on the South and Mid Essex region will follow in the coming weeks but the headlines are as follows:

  • 3,441 businesses reached
  • £2,094,964.48 in ERDF grant funding for 514 local SMEs
  • 204 FTE jobs created
  • 337 FTE jobs safeguarded
  • Confirmed annual savings of 4,872 tonnes of CO2e (with further 700T anticipated)
  • Confirmed annual efficiency savings of £1,552,194 (with further £180K anticipated)

Suffice to say, it has been a very productive and rewarding 5 years in my working life! For now it is goodbye from all of us (left) at Low Carbon Business, please speak to your local authority to see what support may be upcoming in our stead.

Appended below are a list of those supported in the form of ERDF grant funding in this second phase of the programme. Where possible, case studies have been supplied, simply search for the company name in knowledge base. Please note that all of the grants in phase 1 already have their own case study!

Broadmills Insulations
Daybreak Windows
Allen Industrial Solutions
A.C. Insulations Ltd
ABW Car Hire
Corringham Deliveries
Darts Taxis
Brian's Taxis 
Vanitorials
Grant's Driving School
Plumbtrade
Mega Plumbing & Heating Services
Minibus Training & Safety
A Pass 4 U Nationwide
Plumbtrade Leigh
Trailer Training Essex & Suffolk
Freshfill
Nature's Way
TVS - Tandoori Veg Supplies
Inns Carbreakers
Full Spectrum Print Media Ltd
D.G.W. Meats
Samson House Ltd
Goldcrest Oil
Complete Cars
Little Thurrock Post Office
Benems Carpets & Flooring
Home Call
Rayvac Electrics
Essex Driving College
Shea's Taxi
Purple Services
Jasbir Dhanoia
Southern Drain Services
Hose Express Thurrock Ltd
Essex Textiles Ltd
Magnum Logistics Ltd
Neeraj Verma
Saving Energy Renewables Ltd
Your Style Salon Ltd
Putney & Wood Ltd
Lighthouse Furniture Project Ltd
MPS Rail Ltd
MPS Enterprises Ltd
Castle Point Electrical & Data Services Ltd
Acorn Motorsports Division
West Thurrock Coachworks Ltd
Gagik Umbroyan 
Tilbury Fish Bar
Voujon (Essex) Ltd
Howgate & Kempster Ltd
Sam Broadway Ltd
Aiming Hire Minibuses
G & J Cars
Corringham Cycles
Reese Collins (Carpentry)
Hathaway General Store
Grays General Stores
River Cash & Carry Ltd
GS Wines Ltd
Monty's Curry Centre
FBS Salvage
Fish N Chix
Exit Shoes
Ed's Garage
Benems Fires
Specialised Engines Ltd
Wood & Laminate Trade Centre Ltd
CMS Sealants Ltd
G&G Global Ltd
P&P Maintenance
Ashraf Ali
A5 Taxis
KS Timber Ltd
Impressions Foil Ltd
Barnard Mountstephens Childs Ltd
Byford's Food Hall Ltd
Think Online Property Ltd
Oakdene Autos
Loakmans
JP Window Cleaners
Thurrock Window Cleaning Company
Café Yémék
Asset Chemist Ltd
AA Cleaning Services (South) Ltd
The Salon (Corringham)
Essex Revolution Tyres & Servicing
Leigh on Sea Constitutional Club Ltd
Foley & Miles Ltd
Barkins Butchers Ltd
Allied Foods (Essex) Ltd
Danes @ The Pumphouse
Rim Plastics Technology
AWC Business Solutions Ltd
Billericay Removals
Mark One Hire
Squires Coffee Shop
Swiftclean (UK)
Plastic Extruders
Thurrock Couriers
South Eastern Marine Services
WR Meats
Express Freight Services
FB Accountancy Services
PCR Deliveries Ltd
Furniture Clinic (Canvey Island)
Dutris Ltd
Europlaz Technologies Ltd
Cairnsworths Ltd
AG Mitchell Countryside
Sims Milling Services Ltd
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Deverell’s Pub Company Ltd
Yolsk Ltd
Ashby Stone Interiors Ltd
Darjon Mouldings
Knight Precision
Langdon Hills Golf & Country Club Ltd
Newcroft Training Ltd
Roseville (Projects) Ltd
Spring Image Solutions
Tune Up Seafoods
Home Sweet Home
Moredge Canine Hydrotherapy
Icarus Training Ltd
Digital RF Ltd
Limeberry Catering Ltd
Frary Storage Ltd
A.T. Brown & Co. Ltd
Broadway Electrical
Accura Shipping
5 Bell Paving Supplies
APJ Auto Ltd
Wilks (Rubber Plastics) Manufacturing Co.
R.J. Waller Precision Engineering
K.A.G. Trading Ltd (formerly Spoor-tech)
Blackman & White Ltd
Goldenstorms (t/a The Crown Public House)
Well House Gallery
Pawle & Co. Ltd
Granite Transformations
Heley International Ltd
Crusely Trailer Engineering Ltd
Signs Plus (UK) Ltd
Arbor Trading Ltd
Essex Coachworks Ltd
Schwartz Printing
St Thomas' Catholic Social Club Ltd
Eltime Ltd
TEC Distributors
Delicious Web Design
Pembroke Engineering
Little Piggies Café
Essex Insulation Ltd
Avan Enterprises Ltd
Natural Shea Mixes Ltd
David Strelitz Video Productions
Templeman Opticians
KDM Precision Limited
Hadleigh Conservative Club
Frameworks Essex Ltd
First Commercial Insurance Brokers Limited
Waters & Stanton Ltd
Romark Engineering Ltd
Thatch Hair Studio
Houlton Meats Ltd
Printcopy & Design Ltd t/a Images
Allthread Plastics Ltd
Sonic Rail Services
Bright Chameleon
One Hour Photo & Newsagents
Thames Card Technology
Interior Décor
Big Noise Recording Studios
The Village Store, Boreham
Angela Svendsen
Surface Development
Williams Optometrists
Bodycare Personal Fitness Club
Beachcomber Lighting
J S Wright & Sons Ltd
Benfleet Dry Cleaners
Phase 2 For Her Ltd
Phase 2 For Men Ltd
Flex Gym Health & Leisure Ltd
Paul Dennicci Ltd
Close Brothers Rail Ltd
Nic.Inc.
Roomes Stores Ltd
Brents of Brentwood Ltd
Thurrock Garden Centre
Eversden Jewellers
From The Heart
Marinecheer Ltd t/a The Barge Inn
Sparklight Racing Ltd
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The Hoop
Bellefontaine's Jewellers Ltd
Bloomwood Photography Ltd
The Leather Bottle
Grips Ltd
R & B Restaurants Ltd (t/a The Bear)
Cover Your Boat
Sausage Mania
Aquaflame Specialist Contractors
Beverley Autos
Treasure Forever
Downes Veterinary Surgeons
Bushby Contracts Limited
Sun’s Energy Limited
Diamond Glaze Limited
Westbury Windows & Joinery Ltd
Elite Hair Studios
Pavarotti Ltd
Pulse Vehicle Enhancements
Intatex Ltd
Shenfield Patisserie
Lynda Wallis Lingerie
Kilminster Ltd t/a Kasbah
Falcon Sheds
Engine Parts (UK) Ltd
Enchanted Florist
Tech Bay Solutions
Cummins & Jennings Ltd
The Day Nursery
The Homemakers
Prestige Dry Cleaners
E H Roberts-Penet Group Limited
Curvature Boutique
Rayvac  
Blue 47 Ltd
Grant & Livingston Ltd
Maldon Brewing Company Limited
The Norton Community Pub Ltd
podSERVE
Pure Cygnet Limited

So long, fare thee well and well done for scrolling all the way to the bottom!

Rob Robinson
Delivery Manager & Business Energy Advisor