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Corporates and larger businesses increasingly have clear targets to reduce their environmental impact and cut energy use. The Low Carbon Workspaces project with grants of up to £5,000 aims to facilitate energy efficiency in the SME sector.
Sustainable Routes is a project funded by the European Regional Development Fund, offering grants of £1,000 to small and medium sized enterprises in the South East of England, to encourage the use of sustainable modes of transport.
Organisations based in the South East of England that have a innovative eco product, service or process ready to launch – or that is already in the market – can now apply to the 'Grants for Eco Innovation’ scheme for up to £3,000 to help promote it.
Top artists have created a series of posters to raise awareness about climate change and sustainability as part of a campaign by 'Do the Green Thing' and WWF-UK in the run up to Earth Hour this month.
At Bayside Milk Farm in Flushing, New York, customers can shop for homemade meals, fresh produce and, as of this month, green power.
It's one thing having a good business idea, but it is altogether another to show that it can transform the global economy, provide much-needed jobs, and be good for the planet.
A waterway could offer a sustainable way of meeting water demand as well as providing employment, flood relief and boosting tourism
The room-sharing company's fight with the New York attorney general is likely just one of many legal battles to come for the growing sharing economy.
The aim is to forge a legally binding global climate treaty in Poland to cut carbon emissions. But it's easier said than done, writes the Guardian's Fiona Harvey.
Collaboration and co-operation between businesses and other entities is becoming vital as business and society look for innovative solutions for a sustainable future, reports Heather Connon.
It took the best part of a decade for large corporations to start reporting on their greenhouse gas emissions in significant numbers. Transparency around water, in contrast, looks set to unfold much faster.
Healthy soil is so important to our planet’s systems that it could be our best hope in the face of climate change, food crisis and biodiversity loss. Katherine Rowland unearths its value.
If you're under the illusion that sustainability is already embedded into the corporate sector, then it's time to wake up and smell the coffee.
Server farms could revolutionise sustainability with easy steps, claim researchers as Apple reveals pioneering solar farm.
From humble beginnings hiring out mobile solar panels to outdoor events, Sussex-based Firefly Solar has grown into the UK market leader in clean energy powered generators. The company now has its sights set on further afield. Saran Mishra reports.