Public Sector Decarbonisation
Scheme (PSDS)

No funding, no fee.
When it comes to our Public Sector Decarbonisation Scheme service, we work on a no funding, no fee basis.
This means that we do not charge for the development, preparation or delivery of your PSDS bids, and our professional fees are covered within the funding you receive. If your bid is unsuccessful, there is no cost to you. It’s that simple.
Why do you need PSDS Funding?
Secure the funding you need to introduce sustainable, energy saving solutions into your school buildings to reduce carbon emissions and associated energy costs.

The Public Sector Decarbonisation Scheme is a phased funding stream available to all academic establishments, with the aim of reducing emissions within public sector buildings.

Our expertise in preparing, securing and delivering capital funding projects gives you the chance to reduce your carbon footprint towards a net zero approach.

Completing your

To secure PSDS funding, a justifiable bid needs to be identified and available for submission at the opening of a new round, due to the oversubscribed nature of funding stream. This is a challenging and onerous process, time you likely don’t have available. Our highly-experienced team complete this process on your behalf, taking every step required to give you the best chance of a successful bid.

  • Our surveyors identify the most suitable energy project across your estate in order to secure funding, undertaking all necessary investigations on your behalf
  • All information is collated, designs developed and costings/timings reviewed
  • Following a successful bid, we meet with your decision-makers to re-evaluate every aspect your project, ensuring everyone is on the same page
  • AEC will take responsibility for contract administration and project management, ensuring seamless delivery

Why Academy Estate Consultants?
Our designated funding team have a proven track record of securing and delivering PSDS projects from inception through to completion.
With an unblemished 100% success rate, our professionals help you achieve your energy reduction and decarbonisation goals.

Book a free consultation

We don’t waste time in supporting the management of your estate. Arrange your free, personal consultation with one of our experts, who’ll conduct a complete review of your site and proactively identify any areas of improvement. Get in touch today to discover how we can help you toward your estate vision and fulfil your responsibilities to students.

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