What’s happening in the cleantech sector
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Is Circular Economy the solution to reaching Net-Zero
The UK Government backs the development of a new technology with the potential to deliver dramatic reduction of CO2 emissions from UK heavy industry.
How a “Biden boost” to net zero innovation can help UK business?
Ecologist and business leader Tony O’Donnell expresses their thoughts and predictions on Biden’s election and the UK green recovery.
Calling Innovators: Get Ready to Submit your Project Ideas for NIC 2021 Funding
The NIC is an annual funding scheme for the development and demonstration of new technologies, operating and commercial arrangements.
Cleantech is at a tipping point where it could take off explosively – just like the smartphone did
BBC Chief environment correspondent Justin Rowlatt expresses their thoughts and predictions on Greentech.
Press Release: Final companies shortlisted to pitch at Cleantech Venture Week
Cambridge Cleantech is delighted to announce the full list of SMEs who will pitch to an audience of experienced investors at Cleantech Venture Week.
Top 55 technology ‘quests’ for reaching net zero in Europe identified
New report identifies 55 high-impact climate technology projects that can help Europe meet 2050 net-zero emissions target.
Call for partners to help solve the world’s biggest environmental problem: Anthropocene waste
Cambridge UK: Cambond Ltd and Evolve Packaging are launching a project funded by Innovate UK to help solve the world’s biggest environmental and climate change problems.
Cleantech Venture Week: Calling all Climate-Positive Entrepreneurs
Cleantech Venture Week: Calling all Climate-Positive Entrepreneurs: Apply to be one of the top 24 pitching companies at Cleantech Venture Week!
Polysolar are recruiting
Polysolar is an award-winning Cleantech business from Cambridge providing unique transparent photovoltaic glass for integration into windows, skylights, balustrades, canopies, greenhouses, and building facades. They are recruiting in different sectors.
Series of Online Events – ‘Sustainable Smart Homes’ SIG with pjb Associates
Our Sustainable Smart Homes SIG will soon be launched! Join us for a series of insightful webinars.
DATE: 10th of September 2020 | 28th of October 2020 | 9th of December 2020
Sofant Technologies secures £2.3m to scale its Satcom antenna platform
EMV Capital led a £2.3m pre-series A syndicated round in Edinburgh based 5G and Satcom antenna developer Sofant Technologies.
Shell: Innovating together
Shell StartUp Engine UK is a partnership between Unreasonable Group and Shell UK to support growth stage ventures that are best positioned to accelerate the UK’s energy transition.
Polysolar: A funding round for EV infrastructure
Polysolar is undertaking a funding round in the form of a convertible loan note on Crowdcube. This is to help fund the company’s expansion into the EV infrastructure market with our innovative range of solar PV charging canopies.
Update: £1,268,310.00 raised on Crowdcube
Polysolar Glass to Power EV Charging Hub at Bristol and Bath Science Park
Construction has started on a renewable power generating EV charging hub at Bristol and Bath Science Park as part of the South Gloucestershire County Council’s programme of rolling out EV charging points across the county.
Releasing cash in a pandemic — what all businesses need to assess right now
In this think piece, the Catax team explores the tax relief schemes that companies of all sizes are often unaware of but can use to boost their bottom line. If you would like more information about R&D tax credits, Capital Allowances or Patent Box.
ARU offers support to businesses affected by COVID-19
Anglia Ruskin University (ARU) is offering innovation vouchers, access to graduate talent and existing business support schemes like KEEP+.
Climate Talks with Cambridge Cleantech and our members
Cambridge Cleantech and our members Propelair, Cheeky Panda and Merit Holdings were special guests on the Cambridge Zero Climate Talks.
Insights on The Clean Heat Grant Scheme from Ecolution
Find out about the Clean Heat Grant Scheme, which aims to accelerate the decarbonisation of the heating market, and how you can apply.