Register
 (photo: )
18.05.2021, 03:16

Cenergist Selected for Leeds Decarbonisation Project

Contract Awards, Public Sector, United Kingdom, Carbon Economy

Global energy and water services company Cenergist will be delivering a £14 million carbon reduction upgrade to 30 schools, offices and leisure centres under a new partnership with Leeds City Council.

 

Technologies to be installed at the sites include LED lighting and air source heat pumps, which extract heat from the air to reduce reliance on natural gas and cut carbon emissions, in line with the city's ambitious plans to lower emissions by 4,000 tonnes initially and achieve net-zero by 2030.

 

The works also include installation of high efficiency water flow controllers which save energy as well as water in buildings.  

 

Councillor James Lewis, Leader of Leeds City Council, explains: "The decarbonisation project is a great step in the right direction for Leeds. With our aim to halve our own emissions by 2025, it has become increasingly important for us to protect and create hundreds of skilled green jobs in local businesses, as we work to build a sustainable economic recovery.

 

"Looking to the future and with our partner Cenergist, we are set to achieve significant carbon and energy savings, as well as notable cost reductions and improved backlog maintenance management."

 

Dan Ludgate, director of Energy Infrastructure at Cenergist, adds: "We are delighted to partner with Leeds City Council to help deliver its ambitious net zero target for 2030. 

 

"Heat pump and water efficiency technologies will play a key role in meeting  decarbonisation goals and it is great to work with one of the leading local authorities in this area."

 

Visit www.cenergist.com for additional information.

Article rating:

vote data

Leave a reply

Simon Lane, Director, Leisure at Serco. (photo: Serco Group)
News Editor  - 07.07.2021

Serco Announces Major New Appointment

Serco has announced the appointment of Simon Lane in the newly created position of Director, Leisure, leading all contracts within the group's leisure portfolio.

Pictured: Jeff Dewing, Cloudfm Chief Executive Officer. (photo: Cloudfm Group)
News Editor  - 28.06.2021

A Leader in IoT Predictive Maintenance

Gartner has named Cloudfm a global leader in IoT enabled predictive maintenance in a new report on the benefits of the technology and its role in digital transformation across different industries.

 (photo: Rodolfo Clix)
Valpy Fitzgerald  - 16.07.2021

Beware of Power Purchase Agreements

Valpy Fitzgerald explains why hidden charges are derailing promises of higher purchase prices for businesses supplying energy into the UK's National Grid under power purchase agreements (PPAs).

 (photo: Cottonbro)
Andrew Barry  - 01.07.2021

Don't Sweat the Small Stuff

OUTCO managing director Andy Barry explains why packaged outdoor FM services makes sense for estates managers.

 (photo: 22MILES, Inc)
Administrator  - 23.07.2021

Ready-Built Digital Signage & Wayfinding Templates

The global launch of Digital Signage Ready (DSR), a portfolio of packaged software and service bundles from 22Miles Inc., facilitates deployment of a range of digital signage and wayfinding...

(L-R) Momentus co-directors Sandra Fazackerley and James Perryman with Indepth managing director Suzanne Richardson. (photo: Indepth Manged Services)
News Editor  - 23.07.2021

Rollout of Training Programme

UK contract cleaning company Indepth Managed Services is launching a new employee development programme supported by training provider, Momentus.

 (photo: Richard Campbell)
News Editor  - 23.07.2021

Taking Football to Extra Time

SPIE UK is helping a Scottish Premier League club reduce carbon emissions by over 34,000 kilos as part of a major ground renovation programme.

 (photo: PPDS)
News Editor  - 23.07.2021

Maximising the Potential of In-room TV

New partnerships between PPDS and property management system (PMS) integrators Nonius, Nevotek and Imagine Soft, are set to transform in-room hotel guest experiences.