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Low carbon solutions for Welsh businesses and the public sector 

At Carbon Trust Wales, we strive to provide the best possible resource efficiency advice and guidance to the public sector and business. As well as offering the full range of Carbon Trust services, Carbon Trust Wales also offers a number of additional services specifically for Welsh companies and organisations.  This includes 0% loans for Welsh SMEs up to £200,000. 

Resource Efficient Wales - free resource efficiency support for Welsh businesses and public sector bodies

Resource Efficient Wales

The Carbon Trust and WRAP Cymru are delivering the business and public sector components of the Welsh Government’s Resource Efficient Wales service – see or phone 0300 123 2020 for more information.

Participating organisations will receive support to reduce their energy, water, resource use and waste and understand the benefits of resource efficiency. They will also be able to learn about additional sources of support. This will help them save money, and help Wales to meet its resource efficiency and sustainable development goals.

How does it work for the public sector? – click here (PDF)


What we can offer your organisation

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We support organisations across Wales, from large corporations to pubilc sector bodies as well as small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). We offer strategic, technical and behavioural change expertise to assist organiations in realising significant cost and carbon savings. A number of our services are listed below:

Our advice is tailored to meet your business needs. We can conduct on-site energy surveys that identify quick and effective ways to reduce energy, typically yielding a 20% cut in energy costs.

We also run events, workshops and webinars to raise energy-efficiency awareness and provide information and training around low carbon technologies. 

The expert, impartial help and advice received from Carbon Trust Wales has been instrumental in helping us identify areas for cost and carbon saving and develop a formal energy management policy. In the last six months alone, we have been able to reduce our energy consumption to save a significant amount of carbon and several £000's in costs.
Julian BurgessFinance director at Bearmach Ltd


Pic-Up Spares Case studyPic-Up Spares case study (PDF) Caer Beris Manor Case studyCaer Beris Manor case study (PDF)   Cross Lanes Hotel case studyCross Lanes Hotel case study (PDF)
Elan Valley lodge case studyElan Valley Lodge case study (PDF)   National Botanic Garden of WalesNational Botanic Garden of Wales case study (PDF) St Georges Hotel case studySt George's Hotel case study (PDF)    

GE Aviation Wales video case study:

Princes Gate Spring Water video case study:

Yuasa Battery UK case study:


How we support the public sector

We provide carbon reduction services specifically designed to meet the needs of the public sector.

We work with organisations, providing advice, implementation support and funding to deliver real carbon savings. We identify and share best practice through technical training events and networking for, and, where opportunities for collaboration arise, we bring together organisations to maximise funding and resources.

We endeavour to embed carbon management within corporate policy by understanding and working with public sector organisations in Wales.

Find out more about how we helped Cardiff Metropolitan University develop a strategic plan to reduce energy and water consumption and save £1m over five years.

National Botanic Garden of Wales video case study:

See more video case studies of how we've helped organisations in Wales cut carbon and costs.

Get in touch

If you're interested in any of the services above then get in touch - email

View information on the Carbon Trust Welsh Language Scheme.


Some of the services we provide in connection with our Interest Free loans scheme are supervised by the Financial Conduct Authority, based at 25 The North Colonnade, Canary Wharf, London E14 5HS.