We have helped schools across the UK to significantly reduce electricity and water bills while ensuring the learning environment is enhanced by maximising safety and wellbeing.

We offer a complete range of cost-saving solutions from:

  • Supply-only through to fully project-managed service, including energy audit, detailed savings & ROI proposals and installation
  • We also work with Salix Finance – offering 0% interest options – and other funding groups on larger projects if funds are needed
  • Low-cost solutions like LED lighting and water saving appliances provide instant savings with quick payback

How Does it Benefit You?

Headteacher

  • Greater control over energy and water costs
  • Reduced costs helps ease the strain on hard-pressed budgets
  • Reducing your school’s impact on the environment

Business Manager

  • Energy and water-saving projects can be financed through funding options including interest-free Salix Finance
  • We provide energy audits and investment-ready proposals that identify potential savings and payback
  • Reallocate funds from paying bills to educational resources

Maintenance Team

  • Maintenance schedules are much improved with long-life products like LED lighting
  • Quality products that have exceptional working lifespan means far fewer replacements and greatly reduced maintenance costs
  • If you don’t require our installation expertees, you can simply buy products direct from our online store

Discover How We Can Help Your School Reduce Energy & Water Bills

St Bede’s School, Basingstoke

LED lighting retrofit reduces lighting bills by nearly 70% - Full Salix financing at 0% interest means the project should be self-financing with payback in under seven years

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Nicholas Hawksmoor, Towcester

Towcester primary school saves £9,000 a year with LED lighting - Payback in four years with electricity costs and carbon footprint cut by 70%

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Embsay School

Yorkshire primary school cuts lighting bill by 65% - Carbon footprint reduced by two-thirds with interest-free Salix funding

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Whittington Primary School

Staffordshire school reduces lighting energy costs by two-thirds - Annual energy bills reduced by 68% with Salix financing at 0% interest means the project will be self-financing with payback in under eight years

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Eton College

Eton College LED lighting upgrade reduces energy use by over 61% - Carbon footprint shrinks by nearly 62% with payback through lower bills in under five years at historic independent school

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Bishop Challoner School

Annual energy bills reduced by £14,500 self-financing over seven years - LED lighting project fully managed by SaveMoneyCutCarbon, including complex Salix funding application on behalf of the school

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Eastwood Community School

Community school cuts energy bills by £4,400 a year with LED lighting - Fully managed retrofit includes successful application for self-financing funding

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Dersingham School, Norfolk

Self-financing LED lighting cuts school energy costs by £2,800 a year - Interest-free loan fully covered by energy savings with lower carbon footprint

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English Martyrs School

LED lighting upgrade saves Reading school nearly £4,000 a year - Interest-free funding secured and carbon footprint reduced by over 60%

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St Paul’s School, Portsmouth

Portsmouth primary school saves £5,000 a year with LED lighting - Lower costs and Salix interest-free funding mean lighting upgrade pays for itself

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“We had been planning the full refit of our lights for a couple of months and having chosen SaveMoneyCutCarbon the fitting team were with us for a couple of weeks before Christmas."

“They were able to come in after the school activities had finished in the afternoon. The Team were very amenable to working around any occupational restrictions we had with clubs and so on.They were a cheerful bunch and left the school tidy everyday with the furniture returned to its usual positions.There were a few changes to the fittings etc. that were noted during the fitting from the original survey and these were put in place without any problems."

Martin Blake, Business Manager at Nicholas Hawksmoor

“LEDs were the next logical step after our earlier lighting improvements but we could not at first secure the budget, given other pressing curriculum needs. However, we worked through the Diocese with SaveMoneyCutCarbon to take the opportunity to apply for Salix funding and the whole process went pretty smoothly."

"Overall, the standard of work from SaveMoneyCutCarbon was impressive. After SaveMoneyCutCarbon secured the interest-free loan, they moved very quickly to install the LED lighting, ensuring that the work was completed during the summer holidays, which was excellent. The early impressions of the new lighting are very positive, particularly in the library area and staff room. I’m sure we will see more benefits as the winter draws in.”

Anthony Murray, Head Teacher, St Bede’s

“The installation team was very professional and the managers responded positively to requests for changes as the project was delivered."

"There was a strong business case for choosing LED lighting and we’re looking forward to reduced costs over many years.The lighting is much improved, a lot brighter and clearly better quality, which I’m sure we’ll notice even more as winter draws in.”

Beverley O’Shea, Business Manager, Bishop Challoner School

LED lighting and lighting controls certainly ticks the boxes and is really is a sound investment that simplifies carbon reduction."

"Lighting controls in particular are a great asset as it is difficult to rapidly change people’s attitudes to switching off lighting."

John Tucker, Facilities Manager, Menzies Distribution

"This is the very latest technology in LED lighting as used at the Olympics and allows us to control the lights across the park using wireless technology directly from my PC or even an iPhone."

"We can create amazing effects in seconds."

Adam Garton, Technical Manager, Fantasy Island

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