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A UK company that has developed a ground-breaking 'heat recycling’ technology is embarking on a major rollout of its innovative system across Sainsbury’s stores.
A new breed of collectives is spearheading a "repair revolution" and opening up new opportunities for small businesses, reports Thomas McMullan.
Incentives for businesses to make their properties more resilient to flooding has been recommended by a new report by the Government's climate change advisor.
A pioneering local green energy partnership will see over £2 million go towards community-owned renewable projects in Oxford.
Savings of "at least £5,000 a year" are up for grabs by small businesses that learn how to turn their waste into useful resources, according to a new study by professional body the Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment (IEMA).
Small businesses looking to cut the cost of doing business will from today be able to access £2 million of additional energy efficiency finance following a deal struck between the Green Investment Bank and renewable energy finance specialist ReEnergise.
A small, six bedroom guesthouse nestled in the foothills of Snowdonia has beaten the odds to win a prestigious award taken last year by the luxury Savoy Hotel.
Just as a rail-road brings growth to communities, the Caerphilly County Borough Council in Wales has high hopes that two new wind turbines built on a former colliery – now a business park – will bring jobs and growth to the area. Thomas McMullan reports.
More than 50 per cent of arts businesses organisations have experienced financial benefits as a result of action towards environmental sustainability, a major new survey into the attitudes towards environmental sustainability within the sector has revealed.
Plans to introduce a five pence charge on plastic bags in England were cemented today as part of the Queen’s Speech.
UK-based entrepreneurs are being given the chance to create a cleaner, greener future and access up to €95,000 (£77,331) in funding in what is being described as "Europe’s largest cleantech idea competition".
Grants of up to £50,000 are to be offered to local businesses, SMEs and voluntary groups through a scheme which aims to jump-start pioneering partnerships in waste prevention.
SMEs (small and medium-sized enterprises) could get a boost to their business with the launch of a toolkit to encourage the use of local supply chains for renewable energy and low carbon retrofitting projects, says Terry McGivern, head of resource efficient buildings at the Institute for Sustainability.
A ground-breaking project involving UK engineering giant Rolls-Royce and the manufacturers’ body EEF is about to launch aiming to tackle a critical challenge facing many SMEs – the unaffordable cost of going green.
Abundance Generation, the crowd-funding platform that allows direct investment in UK renewable energy, has won one of the UK’s most coveted prizes for green energy entrepreneurs – the 'Gold’ Ashden Award.