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Supporting North East SMEs

BEST offers free energy audits to SMEs in Newcastle, North Tyneside, Northumberland, Gateshead and Sunderland.

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Save money on energy use

BEST's free energy audit helps you to reduce energy use in your business and save money.

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Helping North East SMEs to save money on energy

Rising energy costs are a significant issue for all business of all sizes, in all sectors. BEST aims to reduce energy use and costs in small and medium-sized businesses (SMEs) in Gateshead, Newcastle, North Tyneside, Northumberland and Sunderland through fully-funded energy efficiency audit.

Our current programme is full however, please apply, as we are working on funding options to continue the programme and will keep you updated.

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How we can help you

The Business Energy Saving Team (BEST) can provide your business with a fully-funded energy efficiency audit, designed to help you to identify ways that you can save energy in your day to day business operations, thereby saving you money and helping to reduce your carbon footprint.

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Our upcoming events

Take a look at some of the BEST energy saving events that are taking place soon.


North East Business Expo Spring 2020

Falcons Stadium, Kingston Park, Newcastle upon Tyne

The biggest business event in the region ...


Team Valley Drop In

Suite 20 Enterprise House, Team Valley

Calling all local SME's, curious about how to save your money business? ...

Some of our case studies

Read through some of our useful resources on saving energy & money.

Dacon Fabrications


Dacon Fabrications put their BEST foot forward with Gas Save investment...



Marine interior manufacturers are toasty after bosses received the BEST energy saving advice from Newcastle City Council...

Aardvark Ltd


Sticking to environmental targets pays off for fast-growing manufacturer...

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