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SDG 11: Sustainable Cities and Communities

Learn about cleantech companies contributing to achieving the UN Sustainable Development Goals, focusing on SDG 11: Sustainable Cities and Communities

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Clean innovations for improving Energy Efficiency of Homes Event

EVENT: Clean Innovations for improving the Energy Efficiency of Homes
FOR: Climate-positive companies, investors, influencers, students… Anyone interested in Sustainable Smart Homes
DATE: 22nd April 2021
VENUE: Online

ESG for your household and offices

As a founding member, The Cheeky Panda are proud to be supporting and working with Cambridge Cleantech to promote green business and innovation.

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Balancing demand for sustainability, hygiene & financial savings with Propelair

The tentative steps that the UK government is taking to bring the country out of lockdown indicate that any return to the office and back into shops will be unpredictable, sporadic and ambiguous for the foreseeable future.

Solar panels company Viridian Solar Acquired by Marley Ltd.

Viridian Solar announces today that leading UK roofing systems manufacturer, Marley has acquired 100% of the share capital of its business. The move provides the foundation for further growth for the roof-integrated solar specialist as it prepares for rapid growth driven by changes to building regulations and its expansion into international markets.

First Base is looking for sustainable solutions

EVENT: Meet the Buyer – First Base  is looking for sustainable solutions for their new Cambridge development

DEADLINE TO APPLY: 26th of  April 2021
VENUE:
Online 
FOR: 
Cleantech SMEs working in Building-integrated PV solutions, Air quality, EV charging, Water and Energy Efficiency

The future will be low carbon – meet the climate tech disruptors who will get us there

Cambridge Cleantech and Oxfordshire Greentech are proud to announce the 23 climate tech companies who will pitch at Cleantech Venture Day on 25 March 2021.

Pitching companies announced: Cleantech Venture Day

Pitching companies announced 
FOR: Climate-positive companies, investors, and influencers
DATE: 25th March 2021
VENUE: Online

GOVERNMENT PLAN FOR DEVELOPMENT OF OXFORD-CAMBRIDGE ARC

Positive business reaction to government plan for development of Oxford-Cambridge arc. Business clusters in the Oxford-Cambridge Arc region have strongly welcomed the government’s announcement today that it will identify the needs to propel the Arc’s innovation-led economy.

Shimizu: Present your cleantech solutions

EVENT: Meet the Buyer – Shimizu: Plastic waste management, battery storage for renewable energy, hydrogen generation from water, carbon offset, emission trading and reduction of co2, and insect-tech

DEADLINE TO APPLY: 7th April 2021
VENUE:
Online 
FOR: 
Cleantech SMEs looking into scaling up

Successful take-off STEPS Business Support Programme

STEPS is a collaborative initiative which aims to strengthen the competitiveness of innovative energy storage providers.

The US in 2021: re-joining the Paris Agreement, Brexit, and COVID-19

EVENT:The US in 2021: re-joining the Paris Agreement, Brexit, and COVID-19
FOR: Anyone interested in the current major policy changes and/or interested in the business opportunities in the US.
DATE: 15th April 2021
VENUE: Online

Aurubis Belgium needs help making their copper production more sustainable

EVENT: Meet the Buyer – Aurubis Belgium needs help making their copper production more sustainable: Various solutions welcome

DEADLINE TO APPLY: 5th April 2021
VENUE:
Online 
FOR: 
Cleantech SMEs looking into scaling up

£11 million boost for energy entrepreneurs to turn green dreams into reality

Talented energy entrepreneurs have the chance to benefit from a share of £11 million to turn their ideas into real products.

Job opportunity at Reforestum

Reforestum aims to help the planet by restoring its original forests, while multiplying the amount of reforested land. They are looking for someone new to join their team!

Renewable Energy Innovation Workshop

EVENT: Renewable Energy Innovation Workshop
FOR: Anyone actively involved in renewable energy
DATE:12th and 19th of February 2021
VENUE: Online

Climate-Positive Entrepreneurs: apply to pitch at Cleantech Venture Day 2021

Cleantech Venture Week: Calling all Climate-Positive Entrepreneurs: Apply to be one of the top 24 pitching companies at Cleantech Venture Week!

Rigorous new targets for green building revolution

All homes and businesses in the UK will have to meet rigorous new energy efficiency standards to lower energy consumption and bills, helping to protect the environment.

Bill Gates-Led Fund Raises $1 Billion in Clean Tech

Breakthrough Energy Ventures is doubling the size of its fund and investing in at least another 40 startups

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Climate Action: Fighting Water Scarcity

Learn about cleantech companies contributing to achieving the UN Sustainable Development Goals, starting with SDG 6: Clean Water and Sanitation

The Oxford-Cambridge Arc: Leading the Energy Revolution

EVENT: The Oxford-Cambridge Arc: Leading the Energy Revolution
FOR: Climate-positive companies, investors, influencers, students… Anyone interested in the Energy Revolution
DATE: 23rd March 2021
VENUE: Online