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Mitie creates hub for facilities transformation

Mitie has unveiled its Facilities Transformation Hub at its London headquarters in The Shard, highlighting how it can support customers with the latest technology. The five areas of focus for the hub are: Accelerating the path to net zero by reducing energy use and generating cleaner, greener power Designing commute-worthy spaces to support hybrid working […]

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Mitie delivers energy savings for Royal Mail

The first year of Mitie‘s five-year partnership with Royal Mail Group has delivered energy savings of over 16.69 (GWh) – equivalent to the annual usage of 1,100 UK homes. The goal is to achieve energy savings of at least 15% across the top 230 energy consuming sites in its portfolio by 2026. The energy savings […]

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Mitie publishes e-book on reaching net zero

Mitie has created an e-book tackling what it calls “the five biggest challenges” to reaching net zero. The publication identifies five common obstacles that are preventing the successful execution of decarbonisation initiatives at scale, and suggests how organisations can overcome these obstacles. How to succeed at decarbonisation: Help your organisation overcome the five biggest challenges […]

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Mitie’s decarbonisation predictions for 2023

Mitie has published Net Zero Navigator 2023, revealing its decarbonisation predictions for the year ahead. The publication predicts the following eight trends this year: Surging demand for on-site solar will create supply bottlenecks: with current volatility in the energy market, on-site solar generation is a cost-effective and future-proof solution to secure prices and supply. As […]

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Mitie adds 3,000th electric vehicle to fleet

Mitie has welcomed the 3,000th electric vehicle (EV) to its fleet which puts it on course to switch its fleet to zero emission vehicles by the end of 2025. Mitie began its electric vehicle transition in December 2018, with 42% of Mitie’s UK-wide fleet now electric, following more than 1,000 new electric vehicles joining the […]

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Mitie to increase EV charging and solar at DWP offices

Mitie has extended contracts with the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) for one year, which will include sustainability projects. The FM contract extension will see Mitie continue to provide services including engineering, maintenance and cleaning to 1,000 DWP sites nationwide, as it has for five years, with an increased focus on both technology and […]

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Mitie awarded Environment Agency’s EV contract

Mitie has won a £4.5m contract to install and maintain electric vehicle (EV) charge points for the Environment Agency. This builds on Mitie’s existing relationship delivering facilities management for DEFRA – this partnership that will see it establish an EV charging network across over 100 sites in the UK and maintain it for an initial […]

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Mitie acquires Custom Solar

Mitie Group plc has announced it is set to acquire Custom Solar, a solar power solutions company specialising in the development, design, installation and maintenance of solar power systems for public and private sector clients. Custom Solar’s design and installation expertise, combined with Mitie’s industry leading project management and mobile engineering offering, will support Mitie’s […]

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Mitie reaches EV target ahead of schedule

Mitie has reached its target to convert 30% of its fleet to zero emission electric vehicles (EVs) ahead of the March 2022 goal it set. Mitie now has a range of electric cars, vans, and even a gritter, taking its total, as of the end of 2021, to more than 2,000 EVs, consisting of 15 […]

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Mitie acquires Rock Power Connections

Mitie has acquired Rock Power Connections Limited, strengthening its high voltage, new connections and electric vehicle (EV) capabilities. Rock has nationwide coverage and specialises in the design and installation of new high voltage electricity supplies, the renewal of industrial and commercial customers’ electrical assets up to 132kV, for both industrial and commercial customers, and EV […]

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Mitie partners with SDCL to help decarbonisation

Mitie and Sustainable Development Capital LLP (SDCL) have launched a new partnership to help both public and private sector organisations plan their decarbonisation roadmap and fund the low carbon equipment and technology they need to make their sites net zero. Mitie and SDCL will help organisations looking to roll out equipment, such as solar panels […]

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Mitie becomes a Construct Zero Business Champion

Mitie has become a Business Champion for the Construct Zero Performance Framework, the Construction Leadership Council’s (CLC) initiative to help the construction and facilities management industries support the decarbonisation of Britain’s built environment The Construct Zero Performance Framework consists of a set of commitments the Business Champions have made to help their customers cut carbon […]

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