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Founded in 2000 by joint managing director Gary Fielding, 63, this Blackburn-based business provides energy-efficient power and heating systems for public and private sector customers. It is currently delivering one of the UK’s largest heat networks, using energy recovered from recycled waste to provide nearly 2,000 homes and businesses in Leeds with heating and hot water.

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Company details
CompanyVital Energi
ActivityEnergy services provider
Sales £m*154.5
Operating profit £m*8.3
Main shareholdersGary Fielding (40%), Environmental Energies Fund (30%), management and employees (30%)

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* supplied by company   † annualised figure   ‡  profit = ebitda