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“Because we have been working on environmental issues for some time I was surprised at how much useful practical information was new to me which I can now apply within my organization.”
Sheila Daly, University of Portsmouth

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Utilise Plus Event Report: Energy Saving Workshop in Brighton

The Sustainable Business Partnership CIC welcomed delegates to Brighton on 16th November for an Energy Saving Workshop. These half-day workshops are interactive sessions in which organisations produce bespoke action plans tailored to their particular needs. The group outlined their energy saving objectives. Some were specific, such as dealing with ineffective night storage heating, while others […]

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Utilise Plus Event Report: Business Networking Breakfast in Chichester

Delegates made their way to Chichester District Council bright and early for the Sustainable Business Partnership CIC’s Business Networking Breakfast. The event began with networking over pastries and coffee. Delegates from a variety of organisations attended, from all over Sussex. Louise Downey, of the SBP CIC, gave a short welcome to the event. After a […]

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Event Report: Museum Facilities Managers Forum #8

Our eighth Museum Facilities Managers Forum was kindly hosted by Weald & Downland Living Museum in West Sussex on a clear October morning. The SBP’s Shelaine Siepel welcomed delegates and reminded them of our new Utilise Plus programme, offering substantial grants and invaluable business support to eligible organisations, including museums. Delegates then introduced themselves and […]

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Event: Museum Facilities Managers’ Forum: 16th October, Weald & Downland Living Museum

We are excited to announce that our 8th Museum Facilities Managers’ Forum will be held at Weald & Downland Living Museum on 16th October 2017, from 10:00 – 13:00. This event is aimed at those working for museums who are responsible for monitoring and reducing their energy use. This event is now fully booked. If you would […]

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Utilise Plus Event Report: Tour of Tangmere Solar Farm

Thirty-four delegates from various industries attended a tour of the Tangmere Solar Farm organised by the Sustainable Business Partnership CIC. The event was part of UTILISE PLUS, a project supported by the European Regional Development Fund to enable Small and Medium sized Enterprises (SME) to become more energy efficient and cut their carbon emissions. The […]

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Utilise Plus Event Report: Business Networking Breakfast at Wiston House

Forty-five delegates from a variety of sectors gathered to learn about the energy efficiency and environmental initiatives implemented by Wilton Park and to hear from renewable heat experts Pope Consulting.

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Event Report: Sustainable Hospitality, Tourism & Events

On a frosty morning delegates attended an event on sustainable hospitality, tourism and events, held in the beautiful South Lodge Hotel in Horsham. The event was part of the University of Brighton’s Green Growth Platform.

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Case Study Visit – Roffey Park

Our series of Case Study Tours continued this Tuesday with a tour of Roffey Park Institute to learn about their new 400kW ground-source heat pump, which is cutting costs and reducing carbon emissions.

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Case Study Visits – Plumpton College

Our series of events ‘Case Study Site Visits’ held on behalf of the University of Brighton’s Green Growth Platform continued in July with a trip to Plumpton College

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Breakfast Event Presentations – Sustainable Business Breakfast, Littlehampton

Businesses headed to Littlehampton to find out more about LED lighting and hear from a local business case study as well as meet like-minded organisations interested in energy efficiency.

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Network Update – December 2017

Merry Christmas! Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year to all of our Sustainable Business Network members. Join us on Twitter and Facebook to spread the good cheer!   Utilise Plus Programme Beat the cold and dark this winter with an energy saving project, with help from a Utilise Plus grant of up to £5,000! The Utilise Plus programme offers […]
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Utilise Plus Event Report: Case Study Visit to Wakehurst Place

On a bright morning in November, the Sustainable Business Partnership CIC welcomed a number of Sustainable Business Network members from a wide range of sectors to Wakehurst Place. Funded and managed by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Wakehurst Place boasts world-renowned gardens, woodlands, wildlife and the state-of-the-art Millennium Seed Bank. The SBP CIC’s Louise Downey gave a […]
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@SustBusNetwork 6 hours ago  Find your #MondayMotivation in our Network Update for December. Featuring various funding opportunities, as well as… https://t.co/GuFExjdHUA

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Upcoming Events

  • 12/12/2017Next Steps for a Smart and Flexible Electricity Network in the UK (Third Party Event)
  • 24/01/2018edie Sustainability Leaders Forum 2018 (Third Party Event)
  • 01/02/2018Better Business Show (Third Party Event)
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