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DE- Carbonise Project Briefing - reducing energy costs and carbon emissions

Event Information:

Type: Information and Policy

Date: Wednesday, 28 April 2021

Time: 10:00am - 11:00am

Available To: Members and Non Members

Member Price: FREE

Non-Member Price: FREE

Event Overview

This short briefing session will provide an overview of the DE-Carbonise project which has been created to help small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) increase their sustainability and save money by reducing energy costs and carbon emissions. Businesses must be based in in Derby and Derbyshire.

Support includes free on-site carbon reduction surveys, grants of up to £20,000 for carbon reduction measures (Derby City only) and technical and research support for product and process carbon reduction. The project is a collaboration between the University of Derby, Derby City and Derbyshire County Councils.



  • 10.00am – Welcome from East Midlands Chamber
  • 10.10am  -  Overview of the project from the DE Carbonise Team - Gemma Sylva, DE-Carbonise Team Leader, Derby City Council
  • 10.20 - DE-Carbonise Q&A
  • 10.35am – Smart Metering, presentation from Smart Energy GB - Fflur Lawton, Head of Public Affairs, Smart Energy GB
  • 10.50am – Smart Metering Q&A
  • 11.00am - Close


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If you have any queries on this please contact the Policy Team

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