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Bianchi Lighting

About business:

Bianchi Lighting is a Lighting Design Services -  Independant analysis of site specific lighting problems -  Technical translation services to UK English for Italian lighting manufacturers. Working specifically with High Quality Architectural Lamp and Lighting Manufacturers, the team has had experience from Sales (internal and external), Project Management, Technical, Product Design and Lighting Design and on-site rectification. With experience in lighting since 1984, this expertise makes us strong and adaptable in the current economic climate.

What successes has Global Action Plan's ERDF project helped your business achieve:

"Now I'm more aware of Green ICT issues and of aiming to be more carbon-neutral when arranging appointments"

Enrico Bianchi, Director, Bianchi Lighting

From these actions they have reduced their annual carbon dioxide emissions by around 1.6 tonnes CO₂e with an estimated cost saving of over £555.

Key targets achieved to date:

1.6 tonnes CO2e saved annually

Good Practice Identified:

  • Switched equipment off when not in use.
  • Reduced the amount of car mileage carried out for business purposes.
  • Reduced their paper use by 10 kg a year.
  • Switched to recycled paper.
  • Increased their recycling by 1 tonnes a year.

Testimonial / Case Study submission date: 

    30th August 2012

Project name and objectives:
The ERDF funded project - Environmental Savings through ICT (Green ICT) is a Global Action Plan - UK initiative to assist 122 SMEs in London increase their economic performance and reduce a total of 100 tonnes of CO2. The project is part financed by the GLA's ERDF Programme 2007-13. The aim of the project is to help small and medium sized businesses to implement IT solutions to help them manage and reduce their environmental impact while optimising business growth.

Project contact details:

Senior Programme Manager: Conrad Healy
Tel: 020 7420 4444