Carillion gains full Green Deal status
Carillion has become one of the first businesses in the country to be awarded Green Deal Provider status.
A Solar PV installation
16th January 2013
The accreditation will enable Carillion Energy Services
out energy efficiency home improvements as part of the Government's
Green Deal initiative, in addition to providing Green Deal finance
to its customers.
As a Green Deal Provider, Carillion will offer customers a Green
Deal Plan, based on recommendations from an accredited assessor.
The plan will set out the financial terms of the agreement and will
include additional consumer protections such as warranties to cover
the measures and installation.
Carillion will then be responsible for arranging installation of
the energy efficiency works, which will be carried out by an
In addition, Carillion will offer access to alternative energy
efficiency funding such as the Energy Company Obligation (ECO),
which will replace the Carbon Emissions Reduction Target (CERT) and
Community Energy Saving Programme (CESP) by March 2015.
Following so soon after Carillion's
appointment as the exclusive delivery partner to the Birmingham
Energy Savers (BES) scheme
, this further strengthens our
position as a market leader in the energy sector.
"(Green Deal) offers an excellent tool for tackling
the serious problem of fuel poverty throughout the UK"
- Siobonne Brewster, Carillion Energy Services Strategy Director
Siobonne Brewster, CES Strategy Director, said: "We
are delighted to announce our official status as a Green Deal
Provider. We believe that this scheme has the potential to
deliver widespread home improvements and offers an excellent tool
for tackling the serious problem of fuel poverty throughout the
"In addition, the Green Deal offers a wealth of training and
employment opportunities - which is why we are actively focusing on
engaging with our supply chain partners, particularly local small
and medium-sized businesses and social enterprises, to deliver
service solutions that support the economic and social development
of the communities in which we operate."
The Group has four business segments:
For more information:
Rik Kendall, Media Relations Manager, Carillion +44 (0)191 245