2nd November 2023

Your organisations purpose:

Anglican Cathedral - Place of Worship and Heritage Attraction


What is your impact initiative?

Installing a new award-winning lighting scheme which has a low carbon footprint and is more cost effective.


The impact your initiative has had:

The estimated forecast is for a saving in CO2 emissions of 3 tonnes pa.


Have you observed any direct benefits to your business or organisation as a result of the initiative?

We are predicting cost savings for energy use.


Have you observed any benefits to your visitors as a result of the initiative? 

An enhanced experience when visiting the Cathedral. The Very Rev'd Dr Philip Hesketh AKC DL says;“It is amazing the effect that the lighting has had upon the Cathedral. The new lighting has enhanced architectural features and aspects unnoticed and areas that have been in the shadows for many a year - stunning.”


What category/categories does your initiative fall under?

  • Reducing energy use
  • Preserving and protecting cultural heritage



Rochester Cathedral, Rochester, Kent





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