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Network Update- July

Burgess Hill Energy Saving Workshop – Book Now!

Take control of your organisation’s energy use and identify money-saving opportunities! Energy saving expert Kayla Ente of BHESCo will be leading this interactive, fully-funded workshop. Book today.



Business Networking Breakfast in Horsham

This is your chance to connect with businesses in your area and hear about Building/ Environmental Management Systems from our expert speakers from Eshcon and Boss Controls. Book today.



Energy Audits

Apply for a fully-funded (FREE!) energy audit to identify energy and cost saving opportunities in your organisation. Apply today.



Utilise Plus Energy Saving Grants

We’ve already helped various organisations reduce their greenhouse gas emissions by 72 tonnes each year in total – this is equivalent to driving around the world 7 times! Why not apply for a grant today for your energy saving project and be part of this amazing saving whilst lowering your organisation’s energy bills? Find out more on our website.




Event Report: Workshop at Avensys

This workshop included an exciting tour of Avensys and a first-hand look at their state-of-the-art smart technologies. That was a great inspiration for the day ahead! Read more…





Members Spotlight

The Loud Shirt Brewing Co have been crafting amazing beers in East Brighton since 2016. They are a certified user of 100% green energy. Their brewing by-products are used by a local farmer – the spent hops are used for composting and the spent malt is fed to his pigs. Loud Shirt also recycle their empty beer bottles once the thirsty customers have gone home!
Find out more on their website




Breathe In Brighton Event

This is the second event of the Breathe In Brighton campaign run by Brighton Peace and Environment Centre and Argyll Environmental. The event is free to attend and will include speakers from local transport companies, the  council and air quality experts from the University of Brighton. Tickets here


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In short…

London’s ‘Square Mile’ to go 100% Renewable this Year! Read more
That’s a great first step for the Capital – keep going!

Has the Era of Electric Planes Started? – Read more
Planned to be flying by 2022, the electric hybrid planes will bring about change.

IKEA Stopping the Use of Single-Use Plastics – Read more
Will this commitment start a chain reaction among big companies?

Dates for the diary…

Energy Saving Workshop
17th July 2018, 09:30 to 13:00, Burgess Hill, fully-funded. Details and bookings.
Take control of your organisation’s energy use with this practical, interactive session.

Business Networking Breakfast
10th August 2018, 08:00 to 11:00, Horsham, fully-funded. Details and bookings.
A great way to connect with local businesses and hear from our guest speakers.

Energy Saving Workshop
4th September 2018, 09:30 to 13:00, Bognor Regis, fully-funded. Details and bookings.
Take control of your organisation’s energy use with this practical, interactive session.

Sustainability Tour of Earthship Brighton
12th September 2018, 9:30 to 12:30, Brighton, fully-funded. Details and bookings.
Find out what low-carbon technologies are incorporated in this ‘off grid’ building.

Third party events…

Good PR and Publicity to Engage your Audience
10th July 2018, 9:00 to 13:00, Chichester, FREE, Details and bookings.
The SPARK Social Enterprise will help you provide you with the foundation to create your PR strategy.

Shaking Hands- Vehicle & Transport Social
25th July 2018, 18:00- 21:00, Croydon, Details and bookings.
Guests will feast their eyes on a real spectacle of transportation at Diamond Distribution Ltd.

Utilise Plus Event Report: ‘Reduce Single-Use’ Networking Breakfast, Billingshurst

Delegates were up bright and early for the Sustainable Business Partnership CIC’s networking breakfast on the theme of reducing and reusing waste. This event was held as part of the SBP CIC’s Utilise Plus programme, which helps small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) to save energy, reducing their costs and greenhouse gas emissions in the […]

Utilise Plus Case Study: Whitgift Sports Club

Whitgift Sports Club, based in South Croydon, received a £5,000 Utilise Plus grant in December 2018 for their heating and hot water project. The Utilise Plus programme is funded by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) and helps small and medium sized enterprises to reduce their costs and environmental impact by saving energy. Whitgift offers […]


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Upcoming Events

  • 21/05/2019 9:30 amSustainability Tour of King's Academy, Ringmer
  • 29/05/2019 8:00 am'Know Your Energy' Networking Breakfast, Burgess Hill
  • 05/06/2019 8:00 am'Community Energy' Networking Breakfast, East Grinstead
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