What you can do - Businesses

No matter what size your business is or the industry you operate in, you can make a real difference in helping create a greener, cleaner Dorset.

Taking steps to tackle climate change not only makes environmental sense but is also a great opportunity to reduce your organisation’s energy consumption and improve your competitiveness and profitability. 

Reducing emissions

Access useful tools and resources to help start your journey to net zero through the SME Climate Hub – including their Business Carbon Calculator.

You may also be eligible for support from Low Carbon Dorset, our five-year programme providing free support to help businesses improve their energy efficiency and install renewable energy. 

Visit the Low Carbon Dorset website to find out how we could help your business reduce emissions. Check out the programme’s Guide to Reducing Emissions for straightforward advice on how you can start saving energy and money.

Creating cleaner green spaces and seas

Find out what your business can do to help reduce waste and litter on the Litter Free Dorset website.

Looking for inspiration?

You can read about other Dorset businesses who have taken steps to reduce carbon emissions on the Low Carbon Dorset case studies page or through our Climate Heroes.

Our Visit Dorset tourism industry website provides lots of resources and links for helping tourism businesses become more sustainable.

Find out what support is available to help fund your climate action