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Major carbon-cutting project launched at Huntsman’s Wilton chemical manufacturing plant

SDCL-managed funds commit capital to energy efficiency project at Huntsman’s Wilton plant Project involves the installation of new boilers and heat-recovery measures The project is expected to lead to an annual reduction in carbon emissions of up to 28,000 tonnes – equivalent to taking 12,750 cars off the road New steam-raising boilers, compressor technology and […]

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NCP saves £34m by doubling number of car parks using energy-saving LEDs thanks to GIB funding deal

Through a second phase of lighting upgrades, NCP has installed LEDs at a further 110 car parks In phase one of the project NCP installed LED fittings in 149 multi-storey car parks across the UK The two phases of the project combined cut NCP’s energy use per site by an average of 70% and involved […]

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UK’s biggest ever LED financing package will cut Santander’s energy use by half

A £17.5m investment by UK Green Investment Bank plc and Sustainable Development Capital Limited is UK’s largest ever fully-funded LED lighting retrofit project 90,000 new lights to be installed across Santander’s entire UK estate of 800 branches and 14 office buildings Project will generate energy savings of more than 50% and cut greenhouse gas emissions […]

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Less Energy, More Power: the fundamental transition of the UK energy market

The UK energy market is on the edge of an ‘electric shock’ and is having to undergo a fundamental transition towards decentralisation and efficiency, says Jonathan Maxwell, chief executive of Sustainable Development Capital LLP (SDCL)

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Building the energy efficiency market

Sustainable Development Capital is on a roll after announcing a string of deals and partnerships in the energy efficiency space. Its CEO Jonathan Maxwell tells Peter Cripps why his business model is now ready for ‘show time’.

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Sustainable Development Capital agrees first energy efficiency investment for UK government’s Green Investment Bank

The UK Energy Efficiency Investments Fund, launched by Sustainable Development Capital (“SDCL”)
with a £50 million cornerstone investment by the UK Green Investment Bank, has entered into a framework agreement to finance the retrofit of a portfolio of industrial facilities in the UK owned and operated by the Kingspan Group plc, a market leader in high performance insulation and other products and services with sustainability at their core.

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Sustainable Development Capital, Future Energy Solutions and UK Green Investment Bank announce national deal to retrofit NCP car parks

Future Energy Solutions (FES) will be undertaking a retrofit of NCP car parks across the UK with new energy efficient lighting systems in up to 149 locations over the coming year following a £10 million deal announced today by The UK Energy Efficiency Investments Fund (“The Fund”), in partnership with FES.

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Sustainable Development Capital announces landmark energy efficiency deal for St Bartholomew’s Hospital in London

SDCL is delighted to announce that it has provided finance for Skanska to deliver a low carbon combined chilling/heating and power (CCHP) solution at St Bartholomew’s Hospital.

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