Decision details

Receipt of Business, energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) Heat Network Delivery Unit (HNDU) grant funding for the Bedminster and Temple heat network projects

Decision Maker: Executive Director: Growth and Regeneration

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


BCC are actively installing heat networks across the city in order to support the Mayor’s commitment for Bristol to be a carbon neutral city by 2030 and to reduce fuel poverty. This grant funding will support the funding of the next stages of development of the Temple and Bedminster heat networks


Approval to receive Round 10 grant funding from UK gov BEIS Heat Network Delivery Unit (HNDU) to fund design, planning and development of the Bedminster and Temple heat networks

Alternative options considered:

Option 1 - An alternative would be to not apply for the funding and have to fully finance the project using BCC own funds. This was rejected on value for money grounds
Option 2 -
Option 3 -

Publication date: 01/04/2021

Date of decision: 01/04/2021