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Bright Women Organisation

About business:

Bright women organisation's mission is to help society with active, positive and ambitious women, able to work very hard and succed in their life and help the community to grow.

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

From their actions they have reduced their annual carbon dioxide emissions by around 1 tonne CO₂e with an estimated cost saving of over £590.

Key targets achieved to date:

1 tonne CO2e saved annually

Implemented a travel and homeworking policy

Good Practice Identified:

  • Switched equipment off when not in use.
  • Reduced the amount of public transport used for business purposes.
  • Changed procurement practices to keep IT equipment for longer before replacing it.
  • Fitted water saving devices in their toilets, resulting in an annual water saving of 1,500 litres.
  • Reduced their paper use by 10 kg a year.
  • Switched to recycled paper.

Testimonial / Case Study submission date: 

    29th 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