Low Carbon Dorset Helping reduce Dorset's footprint

Low Carbon Dorset

Low Carbon Dorset provides FREE energy-saving advice and grant funding to help local organisations reduce their carbon emissions and save on energy costs.

Our free advice and grants are available to businesses and community groups in the Dorset Council area, and are designed to help organisations take steps to improve energy efficiency, install renewable energy and save money on bills.

Find out more about the support available and how to apply.

Low Carbon Dorset was set up by Dorset Council and is part-funded by the UK Government.  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, click here.

‘The amount of help and advice that we received from Low Carbon Dorset was incredible.’

Lyme Regis Baptist Church

What’s on offer?

Click here to see what support is available to your organisation

Case studies

Click here to see how other people have lowered their carbon usage, or contribute your own project.

Apply

Click here to fill out an online form for more information and start the low-carbon ball rolling.

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Low Carbon Dorset1 week ago
Only 1 week to go until the 'Our Journey to Net Zero' exhibition launch event at Kingston Maurward College 🙌
The event is free to attend for all Dorset based community groups and businesses. And will be a great opportunity to find out what others are doing to cut emissions and become more sustainable in Dorset.
Our technical officers will also be on hand to give free advice on how you can reduce the carbon footprint of your organisation.
Spaces are limited, so book your free place 👉 https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/887637958027?aff=oddtdtcreator

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Low Carbon Dorset
Low Carbon Dorset2 weeks ago
And we're off... the Our Journey to Net Zero photo exhibition kicks off today at Durlston Country Park ahead of its official launch on Wed 22nd May 🙌

The exhibition will be touring venues across Dorset this summer, showing some of the inspiring projects we've supported and the people behind them.

If you're a Dorset based business or community group and haven't already signed up to attend our exhibition launch event next Wednesday, don't worry there's still time (link to register in comments 👇).

Durlston Country Park Dorset Council
Low Carbon Dorset
Low Carbon Dorset2 weeks ago
Free networking opportunity 📣
Is your business or community group interested in reducing energy use and becoming more sustainable?
Then come along to the 'Our Journey to Net Zero' exhibition launch to find out what other organisations in Dorset are doing to cut emissions and energy costs.
Our technical officers will also be on hand to give you free advice on how your organisation can do the same.
Spaces are limited so please be sure to register your free place.

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County Hall, Colliton Park, Dorchester, DT1 1XJ
lowcarbondorset@dorsetcouncil.gov.uk

Photography on this site (c) DCC / Rosie Mathisen / Mark Heighes / Dave Penman / Andy Lyons / Gillian Thomas / Darren McCall

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