Nottingham commits to adapting to climate change by joining the global Race to Resilience

Nottingham commits to adapting to climate change by joining the global Race to Resilience

Nottingham has cemented its commitment to becoming a carbon neutral city by 2028 and creating climate resilience in the city by joining the global Race to Resilience. This worldwide campaign aims to help communities adapt to the accelerating impacts of climate change. By delivering action in over 100 countries, the Race to Resilience partners have […]

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Installations begin on free solar panel scheme for residents

Installations begin on free solar panel scheme for residents

Over 650 households across the city will soon be saving hundreds of pounds on their energy bills and reducing their carbon emissions thanks to the free installation of solar panels and insulation. Work has started in the Bestwood area as part of the Local Authority Delivery scheme using funding from the Department for Business, Energy […]

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Drop-in advice events planned for those struggling with energy bills

Drop-in advice events planned for those struggling with energy bills

Nottingham City Council is running drop-in energy advice sessions in April to help residents to get advice to tackle rising energy bills. These free events will offer attendees a range of assistance, including energy saving advice, benefits advice and checks, boiler repair and replacement measures, and more. Alongside representatives from Nottingham City Council, partner organisations […]

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£14.9m of funding secured to improve energy efficiency of over 1,500 homes in the Midlands

£14.9m of funding secured to improve energy efficiency of over 1,500 homes in the Midlands

A consortium bid coordinated by the Midlands Energy Hub has successfully been awarded £14.9m of Government funding to make energy efficiency improvements to 1,570 social houses in the Midlands. This funding bid builds on the success the team had by securing £82m to improve privately owned houses in the region through the Sustainable Warmth Competition […]

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Nottingham City Council recognised as first Carbon Literate council in Nottinghamshire

Nottingham City Council recognised as first Carbon Literate council in Nottinghamshire

Nottingham City Council has reinforced its commitment to reaching carbon neutrality by 2028 after receiving accreditation as a Bronze Level Carbon Literate Organisation (CLO). The City Council is the first local authority in Nottinghamshire to achieve this status.  This award from the Carbon Literacy Project is internationally recognised and shows that the council is prioritising climate […]

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Nottingham City Council wins prestigious awards after helping residents save money on energy bills

Nottingham City Council wins prestigious awards after helping residents save money on energy bills

Nottingham City Council’s efforts to help over 10,000 households save money on their energy bills and carry out energy efficiency improvements to over 300 homes have been recognised after it was named Local Authority of the Year at the National Energy Efficiency Awards. The council was also awarded second place in the Fuel Poverty & […]

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