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2015

Municipal Energy: Ensuring councils plan, manage and deliver on local energy
Municipal Energy: Ensuring councils plan, manage and deliver on local energy

After a gap of many decades, local authorities are getting involved in the generation and provision of energy. Councils across the UK are embracing renewable energy schemes with positive outcomes for local residents, businesses and for their own budgets. Not only are local energy schemes having a positive impact on energy pricing, helping to address fuel poverty, but they are also tackling local economic issues. This research shows that there is a renaissance in local energy.

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A Warm Welsh Welcome Awaits
A Warm Welsh Welcome Awaits

A warm Welsh welcome awaits the finalist councils in this year’s APSE award for Overall Council of the Year in Service Delivery 2015.

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APSE Service Awards Finalists 2015
APSE Service Awards Finalists 2015

APSE has announced the finalists in the APSE Service Awards 2015. The APSE Service Awards are unique in local government as they are designed to recognise frontline services, delivered to local communities, by local councils. 

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Let's house the nation
Let's house the nation

APSE and the TCPA have called for a radical new approach to renew the quality and availability of social housing in the UK. Following publication of a joint research report ‘Housing the Nation: Ensuring councils can deliver more and better homes’ they argue that by investing in social housing the new Government can help to convert housing benefits into bricks; create a new basis for social housing renewal, and bring jobs, skills and regeneration to local communities.

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APSE Scotland announces the Gold Award Winners in the ‘Striving for Excellence Awards 2015’
APSE Scotland announces the Gold Award Winners in the ‘Striving for Excellence Awards 2015’

APSE Scotland has announced the finalists in the ‘Striving for Excellence Awards 2015’. Designed to recognise the successes of local government services in Scotland these awards celebrate innovation in service design and delivery in the areas of Waste and Recycling Services, Fleet Services and Grounds Maintenance, Parks and Streetscene Services.

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APSE Scotland announces the finalists in the ‘Striving for Excellence Awards 2015’
APSE Scotland announces the finalists in the ‘Striving for Excellence Awards 2015’

APSE Scotland has announced the finalists in the ‘Striving for Excellence Awards 2015’. Designed to recognise the successes of local government services in Scotland these awards celebrate innovation in service design and delivery in the areas of Waste and Recycling Services, Fleet Services and Grounds Maintenance, Parks and Streetscene Services.

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Cutting the Confusion out of ECO & Green Deal - A simple guide for Local Authorities
Cutting the Confusion out of ECO & Green Deal  - A simple guide for Local Authorities

Energy efficiency experts, YES Energy Solutions and APSE have developed a handy 'how to' guide for Local Authorities to learn about the benefits of introducing ECO and Green Deal initiatives.

It's fair to say that ECO and Green Deal have become something of a minefield since their launch in 2013. There has been a lot of noise made about these flagship Government initiatives, but do Local Authorities really know what they are all about and how they could use them to cut CO2 and reduce fuel poverty?

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Building For The Future - The APSE Scotland Apprentice Awards Winners!
Building For The Future - The APSE Scotland Apprentice Awards Winners!

APSE Scotland has announced this year's winners of the Building and Housing Apprentice of the Year Awards 2015. The awards celebrate the achievements of Scotland’s apprentices and recognise those apprentices for their aptitude and commitment to learning a range of skills within the housing and building sector. 

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APSE Scotland Building and Housing Apprentice of the Year 2015 finalists announced
APSE Scotland Building and Housing Apprentice of the Year 2015 finalists announced

APSE, the Association for Public Service Excellence, has announced the finalists in the APSE Scotland building and housing apprentice of the year awards. The awards celebrate the achievements of Scotland’s apprentices and recognise those apprentices for their aptitude and commitment to learning a range of skills within the housing and building sector.

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APSE Annual Service Awards 2015: Now open for entries
APSE Annual Service Awards 2015: Now open for entries

The Association for Public Service Excellence is once again hosting its Annual Service Awards for all local authorities and their public sector partners across the United Kingdom.

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Promoting excellence in public services

APSE (Association for Public Service Excellence) is a not for profit local government body working with over 300 councils throughout the UK. Promoting excellence in public services, APSE is the foremost specialist in local authority frontline services, hosting a network for frontline service providers in areas such as waste and refuse collection, parks and environmental services, cemeteries and crematorium, environmental health, leisure, school meals, cleaning, housing and building maintenance.

           

 

          

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