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What’s happening in the cleantech sector

Stay updated on the latest happenings in the cleantech world – in this section, we publish news from our members and anything related to cleantech. Click here to visit our newsletter archive.

Reforestum and Ecosphere+’s promising partnership

A promising partnership between  Reforestum and Ecosphere+ to finance conservation and restoration projects in vital, threatened ecosystem

Committee on Climate Change: Key Principles to Rebuild the Nation post COVID-19

The Committee on Climate Change sets out six key principles to rebuild the nation following the COVID-19 pandemic whilst delivering a stronger, cleaner, and more resilient economy.

Green transport: Verditek and EAV Cargo Agreement

A promising agreement between two zero-emissions transport vehicle pioneers.

Energy : Britain breaks record for coal-free power generation

Coal-fired plants have not contributed to electricity grid for 18 consecutive days ( and  2020).

Cheeky Panda is Crowdfunding

The Cheeky Panda, which produces low carbon bamboo tissue products, is looking for investors!

Closing date: 5th of May 2020.

City Leaders’ Climate Change Meeting: Business engagement in sustainability

Cambridge’s Leaders Climate Change Group Meeting: The barriers, available support, and the general framework of environmental improvement in Cambridge.

Blue Tap – Success Story

The Blue Tap team came in 1st place for the 2020 MIT Water Innovation Prize.

Pacific Basin Economic Council article, by Jeff Tucker

Insights on CO2 production: The problems and solutions available in regards to open field burning of crop waste.

COVID-19: Job Retention Scheme and other employment legal advice

Integrated Resources offers employability legal advice during the pandemic.

Cranfield University & Lucida Solar – Success story

Developing a net-zero carbon option for industrial process heat applications with Cranfield University and Lucida Solar.

CONVERTIBLE LOAN NOTES – AN ALTERNATIVE FORM OF FINANCING IN THE CURRENT CLIMATE

Convertible Loan Notes (CLN) advice as an alternative form of financial support during COVID-19.

Covid-19: Key insurance advice

Insurance advice during the pandemic and FAQ’s

Cambridgeshire County Council makes PPE Donation to Addenbrooke’s Hospital

Cambridgeshire County Council donates PPE to Addenbrooke’s Hospital

 SMART CITIES – OPPORTUNITIES AND RISKS

In this thinkpiece, Raymond Fang and Blake Liggio from Goodwin explore the significant global movement towards developing “smart cities” – cities that are increasingly interconnected and technology-dependent.

SCIFI Open Call 2 –Selected Companies & Pilot Booster Program Launch

Announcing the European startups chosen to work on smart city solutions for the second Pilot Booster Programme of the Smart City Innovation Framework Innovation (SCIFI) project.

Press Release: J A Kemp Partner from Carpmaels & Ransford

J A Kemp Appoints new Biotechnology and Life Sciences Partner.

Think Piece: Can urban air quality monitors and 5G communications providers cooperate?

A think piece by board member Chris Hole of TTP – Can urban air quality monitors and 5G communications providers cooperate?

Press Release: Final companies shortlisted to pitch at Cleantech Venture Day

Cambridge Cleantech is delighted to announce the full list of SMEs who will pitch to an audience of experienced investors at Cleantech Venture Day on 12th February 2020.

Final companies shortlisted to pitch at Cleantech Venture Day

Cambridge Cleantech is delighted to announce the full list of SMEs who will pitch to an audience of experienced investors at Cleantech Venture Day on 12th February 2020.

Collaborate with Global MNCs through Meet the Buyer events

This February, we will be hosting a Meet the Buyer event at the Residence de France in London, where global MNCs Schneider Electric, LafargeHolcim, and La Société du Grand Paris will take part in 1-1 meetings with game-changing cleantech innovators from across Europe.

What sustainable UK businesses can learn from German craftsmanship

Cambridge Cleantech Associate Founder member Europartnerships recently hosted a showcase event of companies in the German craftsmanship sector, aiming to strengthen intercultural cooperation while keeping in mind the vision of a sustainable future.