SMEs can apply for a discounted energy audit with a voucher of up to €1000 through the CAN SME programme.

The Climate Active Neighbourhoods project (CAN) focuses on underprivileged neighbourhoods that require renovation in municipalities and regions of varying sizes throughout northwest Europe.

To build relevant capacity in these participating local authorities, neighbourhood approaches and synergies based on new governance models will be introduced. CAN SME will build on the efforts of CAN to begin working with SMEs.

One such SME that has benefitted from CAN SME is Grantstown Nurseries. They provide tomatoes to the southeast region of Ireland. Through CAN SME, Grantstown Nurseries  have gained a better understanding of their energy usage and have begun the process of installing a biomass heater. You can watch their interview across: