Grant funding to deliver energy efficiency projects in your business

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If you have a small or medium-sized business in Greater Manchester, you may be eligible for our Energy Efficiency Grant which is £5,000 (before VAT) that we would grant fund 50% of the costs of your energy efficiency improvements.

The grants are available for a limited time on a first-come-first-served basis and can go towards, for example:

  • heating equipment upgrades
  • replacement motors or drives
  • process efficiency investments

Energy Efficiency Grants are available to small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in Greater Manchester subject to business and project eligibility and the scale of CO2e savings expected from the project.

What’s the small print? 

Energy Efficiency Grants are available to small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs)* in Greater Manchester.

The maximum eligible project cost is £5,000 (excluding VAT).

Eligible projects will need to provide a minimum of two quotes from reputable independent suppliers.

We’ll assess your application by:

  • Evaluating costs against current market rates for your chosen technology to ensure your project offers value for money.
  • Analysing the potential carbon savings of implementing your chosen technology compared to other alternative technology that can be used for the potential project.

How to apply for grant funding

Complete the short form below to kick off your application. We’ll come back to you within 2 days to confirm your eligibility and move your application forward.

In partnership with:

This project is part funded by the UK Government through the UK Shared Prosperity Fund.

The UK Shared Prosperity Fund is a central pillar of the UK government’s Levelling Up agenda and provides £2.6 billion of funding for local investment by March 2025. The Fund aims to improve pride in place and increase life chances across the UK investing in communities and place, supporting local business, and people and skills. For more information, visit