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3. Types of projects supported
Estate wide energy efficiency
Installing energy efficiency across multiple sites to reduce energy use and costs, for example:
- efficient lighting and heating upgrades for local authority buildings
Building mounted renewable energy
Installing renewable energy in multiple sites to reduce costs and generate income.
Typically solar panels usually linked to energy efficiency projects.
Street lighting upgrades
Upgrading street lighting to reduce energy use and costs, for example:
- switching to light emitting diode (LED) lamps
- smart controls
- reducing lighting hours
Renewable energy projects
Public sector or community owned schemes to generate renewable energy and income, including:
- energy storage