“Many thanks for arranging the team of volunteers from the chartered surveying company. They completely revamped the garden and created a fantastic new orchard!”
Liz Davis, Brighton Housing Trust

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: Business Networking Breakfast in Crawley

Delegates were up bright and early to make their way to Avensys in Crawley for a Business Networking Breakfast on the theme of ‘smart technology for sustainability.’ This event was part of the Sustainable Business Partnership CIC’s ongoing Utilise Plus programme, which helps small and medium sized enterprises to save energy, reducing their costs and […]

Utilise Plus Case Study: Spellman High Voltage Electronics

In Spring 2018, Spellman High Voltage Electronics was awarded a Utilise Plus grant of £3,500 for their LED lighting project. The Utilise Plus programme is funded by the European Regional Development Fund and offers grant funding and business support to small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). The programme helps these organisations to reduce their energy usage, […]


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Upcoming Events

  • 21/11/2018 9:30 amSustainability Tour of Denbies Wine Estate, Dorking
  • 29/11/2018 9:30 amEnergy Saving Workshop, Croydon
  • 05/12/2018 9:30 amEnergy Saving Workshop, Chichester
  • 13/12/2018 9:30 amSustainability Tour of Splashpoint Leisure Centre, Worthing
  • 18/12/2018 8:00 amBusiness Networking Breakfast, Brighton
  • 11/01/2019 9:30 amSustainability Tour of Weald & Downland Museum, Singleton
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