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Lodge Group Care UK Ltd

Lodge Group About business:

Lodge Group Care is a home care agency which provide a wide range of services such as personal care, supported accomodation, 24 hour care, cleaning, sitting service amongst so many others.

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

"I found the workshop useful and very interesting. We're a mid-sized complex business which is highly regulated so we are not able to benefit from cloud computing as much we hoped. However, it is useful to know what our options are and as cloud computing grows and becomes more secure, it maybe something to consider."

Julie McMurray, PA to Directors, Lodge Group Care UK Ltd

From these actions they have reduced their annual carbon dioxide emissions by around 1.1 tonnes CO₂e with an estimated cost saving of over £280.

Key targets achieved to date:

1.1 tonnes CO2e saved annually

Achieved ISO14001 certification

Good Practice Identified:

  • Reduced their paper use by 280 kg a year.
  • Increased their recycling by 2 tonnes a year.

Testimonial / Case Study submission date: 

    26th April 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