Funding awarded for sustainable housing projects

 

01 April 2017Image: Interreg logo

We’ve been awarded European Union funding from the Interreg programme to deliver the SHINE and Climate Active Neighbourhoods projects.

 

SHINE project

The Sustainable Houses in Inclusive Neighbourhoods (SHINE) project is an international partnership, consisting of Belgian, Dutch, French and British partners.

The partners will work together, developing ideas to accelerate energy retrofit in the region. The project is funded from September 2016 to August 2020.

We’ll work with Hastings Borough Council and Citizens Advice 1066 to deliver a major programme of domestic energy efficiency projects in St Leonards, Hastings.

Optivo has been awarded £450,000 and will deliver a 200 home energy retrofit project.
 

Image: Climate Active Neighbourhoods logoClimate Active Neighbourhoods (CAN) project

We’ve also been awarded European Union funding from the Interreg North West Europe programme to deliver the CAN (Climate Active Neighbourhoods) project. 

The CAN project is an international partnership, consisting of German, Belgian, Dutch, French and British partners. 

The partners will work together, developing ideas to accelerate energy retrofit in the region. The project is funded from March 2016 to October 2019.

We’ll work with Hastings Borough Council and Energise Sussex Coast to deliver a major programme of domestic energy efficiency projects in Ore, Hastings. 

Optivo and its partners have been awarded £522,000. We’ll deliver a 100 home energy retrofit and behaviour change project.