Salisbury Foundation Trust

FOI_5454

Internal Reference Number: FOI_5454

Date Request Received: 02/01/2020 08:33:08

Date Request Replied To: 04/02/2020 10:30:44

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Request Summary: Carbon footprint and sustainability

Request Category: Companies

 
Question Number 1:
Does your Trust measure its total carbon footprint? If so, what is it? Please provide in tCO2e and specify the date of measurement.
 
Answer To Question 1:
Yes reported in ERIC annually and publicly available (https://digital.nhs.uk/data-and-information/publications/statistical/estates-returns-information-collection)
 
Question Number 2:
If your Trust has measured its total carbon footprint previously, what was it in:
o 2015-16
o 2016-17
o 2017-18
o 2018-19
If your Trust has measured its total carbon footprint previously, what was it in:
o 2015-16
o 2016-17
o 2017-18
o 2018-19
If your Trust has measured its total carbon footprint previously, what was it in:
o 2015-16
o 2016-17
o 2017-18
o 2018-19

Please provide in tCO2e.
 
Answer To Question 2:
All data in ERIC and publicly available.
 
Question Number 3:
How many full-time equivalent (FTE) staff are employed by your Trust?
 
Answer To Question 3:
3,250
 
Question Number 4:
Does your Trust have any targets for reducing carbon emissions? If so, please outline.
 
Answer To Question 4:
The Trust has a 28% reduction target by 2020 (based on a 2013 baseline)
 
Question Number 5:
What percentage of your Trust energy consumption comes from fossil fuels?
 
Answer To Question 5:
For the Built Environment (heating and hot water generation) 80% is derived from fossil fuels.
 
Question Number 6:
Is your Trust taking any steps to reduce its energy consumption from fossil fuels? If so, please outline these steps.
 
Answer To Question 6:
Yes, decentralisation of boiler plant, CHP, Air Source Heat Pumps and Building Management Systems.
 
Question Number 7:
What percentage of your Trust’s vehicle fleet uses:
o Petrol or diesel vehicles
o Hybrid vehicles
o Electric vehicles

 
Answer To Question 7:
o Petrol or diesel vehicles – 100%
o Hybrid vehicles – 0%
o Electric vehicles – 0%
 
Question Number 8:
Does your Trust have a policy on reducing the use of single-use plastics (including for clinical and/or non-clinical items)? If so, please provide this policy.

 
Answer To Question 8:
No
 
Question Number 9:
Has your Trust received any funding to spend specifically on sustainability? If so, please provide the details.
 
Answer To Question 9:
No, to my knowledge the Trust has not received any funding directly linked to Sustainability.
 
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