Target 2020 - Gloucestershire

The Gloucestershire Target 2020 project and supports Gloucestershire based small and medium-sized enterprises, until August 2019. If you are currently in the programme and wish to take advantage of grant funding, please contact your Business Energy Advisor immediately. We are now running a waiting list for grant funding.

The service includes:

  • Expert energy efficiency advice including onsite energy survey, analysis of historical energy use, advice report presented onsite and help to create an action plan.
  • Partial grants to help fund the installation of energy saving measures. The grants are subject to eligibility criteria, and cover 35% of the install costs, whether that comes to £500 or £150,000.

Grants can be used for anything that will result in carbon savings. This could include, but is not restricted to:

  • LED lighting
  • Lighting Controls
  • Boilers/Heating plant
  • Heating / Cooling controls
  • Free cooling in Beer Cellars
  • Specialist equipment (e.g. compressors, manufacturing tools)
  • More efficient refrigeration equipment
  • Heat recovery systems
  • Insulation – loft, wall, pipework
  • Window coating
  • Solar installations (providing no feed-in-tariffs are claimed)

For more information or to register an interest please contact:

The business team on 01452 835 060 or email

All SME businesses in Gloucestershire are eligible except those in the following sectors:

  • fishery and aquaculture sectors supported by EFF
  • primary production, processing and marketing of agricultural products, supported by EAFRD
  • coal, steel and shipbuilding sectors
  • the synthetic fibres sector
  • generalised (school age) education
  • banking and insurance companies
  • organisations that receive more than 50% of their main funding from government or local government