Free energy efficiency consulting and mentoring for startups and young SMEs
START2ACT is an energy efficiency support programme to help young SMEs and startups to identify and implement low cost energy saving measures, to save money on your energy bills and reduce your environmental impact. START2ACT has been designed to improve how small businesses manage energy now and in the future, so that you can lay the groundwork for long-term sustainable growth.
Small businesses and entrepreneurs can benefit from the following fully-funded services:
The format of these services will be flexible to allow you to ask questions and solve any problems that you face when implementing energy saving projects.
Want to start by learning more about energy efficiency online? START2ACT offers the following freely-available interactive online resources:
If you have any questions about START2ACT or the services offered through this programme, please email START2ACT@carbontrust.com or submit an enquiry using the online sign up form. Alternatively, please call 020 3944 0472 to speak to a Carbon Trust Advisor.
Funded by the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme, the START2ACT programme aims to support young SMEs and startups to save energy and cut costs at their workplace. To achieve this, we are offering free-of-charge mentoring and training activities in nine European countries: Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Romania, Slovakia and the UK. The Carbon Trust is the implementation partner for the UK.
This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 696069.