Energy Saving Trust delivers a range of programmes aimed at decarbonising transport and improving air quality in the UK.
In England, we advise local authorities on charging infrastructure, taxi licensing and sustainable travel plans. In Scotland, we provide technical consultancy reports to local authorities to future proof their charging infrastructure.
Local Government Support Programme
Resources for local authorities to improve local air quality and increase adoption of low emission vehicles.
On-street Residential Chargepoint Scheme
The On-street Residential Chargepoint Scheme provides funding to install chargepoints for electric vehicles.
Resources for local authorities on electric vehicle chargepoints
We have resources to help local authority officers deliver public charging infrastructure, including webinars and best practice guidance.
Low Carbon Travel and Transport Challenge Fund
A guide to the Low Carbon Travel and Transport Challenge Fund, which provides funding to deliver active travel, low carbon transport hubs…
Switched on Towns and Cities
The Switched on Towns and Cities provides tailored local studies exploring local measures for low carbon transport.
Successful Switched on Towns and Cities announced
Today, 11 Scottish local authorities were announced as participants in round two of the Switched on Towns and Cities feasibility study programme,…News
On-street Residential Chargepoint fund doubles
The Secretary of State for Transport, Grant Shapps announced an additional £2.5 million for charging infrastructure on residential streets.Blog
Switched on Scotland
Energy Saving Trust recently held the first Switched on Scotland Forum at Dynamic Earth in Edinburgh, in partnership with Transport Scotland.