julie's bicycle


Julie’s Bicycle is a world-leading charity empowering the creative industries to take climate action. Pilio provides Julie's Bicycle with a range of technical energy and environmental expertise, including: cultural building energy saving audits and ESOS; organisational energy management strategy; longitudinal energy efficiency performance and carbon emission reduction meta-analysis; and staff training and engagement.

Pilio is currently working with Julie’s Bicycle on a 4-year project as part of the Arts Council England Spotlight Programme to support sector action on energy and climate. Spotlight is designed for 30 of the largest arts organisations to develop Environmental Reduction Impact Objectives (EIROs) to be met by 2022. Over 80 buildings are being energy monitored and managed through the programme.

Pilio is a technical partner designing the EIROs for each arts organisations in alignment with the Science Based Target initiative, the use of the Energy Health Check, and Pilio monitoring software (with half-hourly data feeds), creation of communications materials, training and one-to-one support (including advisory on capital investment for energy efficiency).