It is our ambition to support the communities we engage with to act sustainably,whether that is our staff and volunteers, visitors, tenants, or local residents.
One of the ways we do this through active participation in, and support of, networks designed to share knowledge and inspire action on sustainability best practice. Currently we are members of:
We have also been helping our tenants get off carbon intense oil boilers by installing biomass boiler heating systems.
In the last 18 months we have installed 15 of these boilers, saving over 250 tonnes of carbon dioxide equivalent annually according to government estimates. We will continue to look at how we can improve the carbon performance of our tenant properties.