Farms for City Children save several thousand pounds in consultancy fees and create green strategic plan thanks to advice from fellow members, the Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust
Historic England collaborate will fellow Fit for the Future practitioners to produce best-practice guidance for renewable energy heat pumps
West Suffolk Council saves thousands by visiting peer projects instead of going to consultants, and install a biomass boiler for renewable heat
Field Studies Council save approximately £10k in energy costs through Fit for the Future’s Energy Management group
The Canal River Trust secure funding for their first in-house hydro project
Chatsworth House install 15 biomass systems producing over 1 million KWH and saving 271 tCO2e.
Kew Gardens prepared to power up renewable heat project thanks to advice from Network members
Scottish Canals launch their first Environment Strategy with help and advice from Network peers
RNLI collaborate with National Trust and contribute to government guidance
Adnams develop innovative sustainable solutions thanks to ideas sparked at Fit for the Future site visits and events
And see what a difference you could make...
6th November 2019, 10:00 - 17:00
Our annual conference, the Network Harvest, brings together hundreds of environmental practitioners from more than 100 charities, heritage organisations, cultural venues, public sector organisations and more. Exclusively for Fit for the Future members, this is our event of the year. The day is all about celebrating successes, sharing learning, and networking.
Where to Begin with Energy Auditing: A Guide to Getting Started
An energy audit can help those managing a site or building to make significant savings through better understanding of energy consumption, and identifying opportunities to improve efficiency. At a recent Fit for the Future event, auditors from within the network provided hands-on training for their peers. Practitioners from organisations including Historic Royal Palaces, Historic England, National Trust and Guide Dogs practiced the skills needed to carry out their own audits. A presentation given by Oliver Ingwall-King, Energy Advisor for West Suffolk Council at the event included the following key points on where to begin with energy auditing.