Two hospitals to save £13.4m with CHP units

An NHS Trust is expected to save more than £13.4 million thanks to two new combined heat and and power (CHP) plants. Vital Energi has signed a contract with Gloucestershire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust to install a 2.5MW CHP system which will be integrated into the existing electrical, heating and hot water systems at the […]

NHS Trust’s energy check up to save £2m

Almost £7 million of funding has been secured by Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust for its energy efficiency programme. The Green Investment Bank (GIB) and investors DLL have committed £6.9 million for green technologies, including a new 2.5MW Combined Heat and Power system, LED lighting and an upgrade to the building management system. Vital Energi […]

Healthy energy savings for Manchester hospital

One of the largest cancer treatment centres in Europe is to save thousands of pounds following a review of its energy management system. Christie NHS Trust in Manchester wanted to reduce its carbon footprint and generate savings to reinvest in sustainable business practice. Some of the solutions implemented by Schneider Electric, which won the hospital’s […]

Wirral NHS Trust takes care of energy use

An NHS Community Trust based in the Wirral has appointed an energy consultancy to look after its energy use across 20 properties. The Trust which provides healthcare services across the Wirral region in Merseyside wants to improve its energy efficiency to save money and become more sustainable. British energy management firm Inteb now provides information for the […]

NHS Trust saves £82k on gas bills

The Worcestershire Health and Care NHS Trust saved thousands of pounds on its gas bills this year after its supplier billed the energy consumption incorrectly. The Trust was apparently charged double for the gas for one of its buildings, according to the energy management bureau from TEAM which spotted the mistake. It says the Trust […]