Gloucestershire Health and Care NHS Foundation Trust


South West, Multiple Sites, UK



Project Type:

Design, Supply and Install

As a framework provider, CorEnergy has been working with the Trust since 2018 supporting its low carbon roadmap by identifying and assessing sustainability projects which deliver carbon reduction, improve patient, staff and visitor wellbeing and achieve financial benefits. Projects have included roof mounted solar PV on two hospital sites, LED lighting and controls, emergency lighting compliance, renewable heating, consultancy and supporting with successfully securing PSDS grant funding.

Case Studies

Project Background

Having designed and installed sustainability projects with the Trust since 2018, CorEnergy has recently provided support to successfully securing PSDS grant funding for heat decarbonisation, solar PV and LED lighting and controls. Projects have developed from small initial lighting works, growing into multi-site, Multi-technology sustainability solutions. 

Projects delivered to date have included:

  • LED lighting and controls in mental health hospitals, including secure wards, dementia wards, offices, treatment centres and inpatient areas.
  • 80kWp of roof mounted Solar PV at two secure mental health sites, including generator interlock designs and structural assessments.
  • Consultancy covering heat decarbonisation, including air-source-heat pumps and ground-source-heat-pump projects, de-steaming and gas boiler replacements.
  • General project feasibility
  • Electrical installation works
  • Scaffolding
  • Grant funding and bid writing for the PSDS grant scheme

CorEnergy was appointed to the role of Principal Contractor for CDM and design lead for all aspects of the works, managing the projects from initial concept and feasibility assessments, through all aspects of construction and installation, including aftercare support and performance monitoring. 

£700k + Project Value

71% energy reduction

202 equivalent homes powered

Equivalent to planting 2,689 trees

PSDS Grant funding secured

  • Solar PV

  • Lighting

  • Lighting Controls

  • Electrical Contracting

  • Renewables

  • Consultancy

  • Design and Build

  • Renewable Heating


“I’ve worked with CorEnergy on Solar PV, LED lighting and Controls and heat decarbonisation projects over the past few years. They contributed significantly to the recent success in the Trust securing PSDS grant funding and are very experienced at working in NHS buildings with a comprehensive approach to project management to ensure all works are designed and installed with little disruption for colleagues or patients.”

James Powell MIWFM, Head Of Sustainability, Gloucestershire Health and Care NHS Foundation Trust

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