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Greater Manchester - Carbon Reduction Grant

Greater Manchester - Carbon Reduction Grant

Greater Manchester SME's can access a grant of up to £12,500 towards the capital cost of installing energy saving measures in their business.

The grant offers a 50% contribution towards projects with a maximum £25,000 capital cost (nett VAT), maximum £12,500 grant.

Applicants must be an eligible Greater Manchester SME, therefore:

Must be in a Greater Manchester Local Authority
< 250 FTE's (Full time equivalent employees) i.e. 36 hrs/wk
< €50 million turnover, or balance sheet < €43 million
The carbon savings must relate to direct energy savings (i.e. scope 1 & 2 emissions).

All energy efficiency projects are eligible from LED lighting, to bespoke machinery and multiple applications can be made to a combined capital cost of £25,000.

Funding for the grant is issued under De Minimis and cannot be used to fund projects retrospectively.

For more information on the application process or on the grant in general please call the office on 01924 203339 or email


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Oliver Willows
Oliver Willows