Salix Finance Ltd. provides Government funding to the public sector to improve energy efficiency, reduce carbon emissions and lower energy bills. Salix is a non-departmental public body, owned wholly by Government. Salix is funded by the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, the Department for Education, the Welsh Government and the Scottish Government. 

Salix is currently delivering funding for Phases 1 and 2 of the Public Sector Decarbonisation Scheme (PSDS) and funding is now all allocated for these two schemes. More recently, Phase 3 of PSDS closed on Wednesday 3rd November. In addition, funding continues to be available for Scotland & Wales.



Number of projects funded via loans 19,700
Value of projects funded £ 1,072 million
Value of annual financial savings £ 222 million
Value of annual carbon savings 895,000 tonnes of CO2
Figures as of 31st March 2021

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This map highlights projects completed across the public sector. Hover over different parts of the map to see each region’s projects, as well as carbon and financial savings. You can zoom in using the ‘+’ button on the right hand side to read case studies featuring energy efficiency projects in hospitals, leisure centres, police and fire stations, schools, colleges and universities.


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