Salix Energy Efficiency Fund (SEEF)

The Salix Energy Efficiency Fund (SEEF) is available for all individual academies, academy sixth forms, free schools and those in Multi-Academy Trusts (MATs).


Salix, in partnership with the Department for Education (DfE), works to reduce energy usage in individual academies, sixth form colleges, free schools and Multi-Academy Trusts (MATs) across England.


Salix Energy Efficiency Fund Benefits

  • Reduce your energy bills
  • Over 100 energy efficient technologies supported
  • Improve the learning environment for both staff and pupils
  • No upfront cost – the interest-free funding is paid and repaid to the DfE based upon the predicted energy savings
  • SEEF repayments returning to the DfE are recycled to fund further projects in the public-sector
  • Through the installation of energy efficient technologies, academies can lower energy bills and create a more comfortable learning environment.
  • Zero capital investment; the loan is repaid through your energy savings.





  • Initial Survey
  • Salix Loan Application Support
  • Detailed Quotation
  • Plans and Programs
  • Cost Benefit Analysis
  • Maintenance Plan
  • Loan Payback Plan
  • Additional Carbon Trust Grants
  • Fire Risk Assessments

Example Projects:

  • LED Lighting
  • Boiler Renewal
  • Solar or PV Panels


The above application is on a no win no fee basis, and RAM will only take payment once funding is secured and received.