Case Studies

Salix client case studies have been developed by Salix to promote and communicate how Salix funding has been used by a wide range of public sector clients to complete energy efficiency projects on their estates. The case studies cover a range of client sectors (such as schools, higher education establishments, the NHS etc.) and technologies funded through Salix.

Documents are displayed with the most recent first.

Title Description Date Added Document
Doncaster Council Doncaster Council used an £8.6m Salix interest-free loan to convert 45,000 street lights to LED and install a smart Central Management System. Download
Leven Valley Church of England Primary School Leven Valley Church of England Primary School become the first school to use Salix funding to install 30.12kW ground source heat pump. Download
Interest-Free Loans for Local Councils: How-to-Apply This flowchart outlines the simple steps Local Councils can take to apply for an Interest-free Salix loan. Download
Salix Finance working with local authorities across England Working strategically with public sector organisations across England, Salix aims to significantly reduce the carbon and energy expenditure through providing funding and expert support, enabling local and national climate action in the transition towards a low-carbon future. Download
Leisure and Culture Trusts Flyer Scotland This flyer outlines how Salix, supported by the Scottish Government, are able to fund arm’s-length external organisations (ALEOs) held by local authorities, such as leisure and culture trusts. Download
Coryton Primary School (The Pear Tree Federation) Coryton Primary School (The Pear Tree Federation) in Cardiff used £26,761 of interest-free finance from the Welsh Funding Programme to reduce their energy costs per pupil by over £15 per annum by installing rooftop Solar PV. Download
Maintained Schools Flyer This flyer shares information about the £15m funding programme which is available for maintained schools. Download
St Helen's and Knowsley Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust St Helen's & Knowsley Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust used £2,108,365 of interest-free funding from Salix to install a CHP system with Heat recovery at Whiston Hospital. The installation is estimated to save the Trust £713,258 on energy bills per year. Download
Wrightington, Wigan & Leigh NHS Foundation Trust Wrightington, Wigan & Leigh NHS Foundation Trust have used £3,415,211 of Salix interest-free funding since 2015 to upgrade and modernise the energy provision across four of their sites. Download
Academies How To Guide This How To Guide showcases the work Salix have done with Academies in England to fund energy efficiency projects. Download