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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.

 

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Lawyers can help to save the planet!

We were sceptical too! A must-read article by James Wilkinson at Woodfines suggests that lawyers have a vital role to play in countering climate change. And no, it doesn’t involve speaking less or composting their old copies of Halsbury’s statutes!

Carbon 13

Build your venture with Carbon13

The next venture is open for you to apply! Carbon13 is the venture builder for the climate emergency. They are selecting and supporting 1000 entrepreneurs over 5 years who will build scalable ventures with the potential to reduce carbon emissions by over 400 million tonnes.

The future of mobility with Airbus – why stop at zero?

The future of mobility – why stop at zero?  Join Airbus and the World Economic Forum at the sustainable mobility challenge 2021

BAS: Health and Safety Manager Vacancy

British Antarctic Survey (BAS) delivers and enables world-leading interdisciplinary research in the Polar Regions. Its skilled science and support staff based in Cambridge, Antarctica and the Arctic, work together to deliver research that uses the Polar Regions to advance our understanding of Earth as a sustainable planet. They are looking for a Health and Safety Manager to join the team.

Battery systems and design, what to look expect next

The STEPS Design for Safety in Battery Systems Symposium addressed the latest and most important battery safety developments around the world. Hosted by the University of Twente, the event stressed that safety is key, especially in battery design.

Partnerships for the usage of household waste

The Angola Risk Capital Asset Fund (FACRA) invites proposals for investment partnerships in the form of risk capital or micro-credit financing for entrepreneurs who want to develop businesses in the  value chain of household waste in the province of Luanda in Angola, Africa.

Young Startup: Venture Summit

EVENT: Venture Summit \ Virtual Connect Global featuring a dedicated Cleantech track
FOR: The Cambridge Cleantech or Oxfordshire Greentech network
DATE: 6-8th July 2021
VENUE: Online

KTP: Funding, academic knowledge & graduate – all in one programme!

Funding, academic knowledge & graduate – all in one programme with Knowledge Transfer Partnerships!

 

Business support from ARU

Anglia Ruskin University (ARU) is offering innovation and business support for cleantech businesses of all sizes.

Clean Growth Fund and post-pandemic growth

EVENT: Clean Growth Fund and post-pandemic growth
FOR: Cleantech SMEs or anyone interested in securing funding in these exciting times
DATE: 29th June 2021
VENUE: Online

Switch Up Your Lunch with Oxfordshire Greentech

EVENT: Switch Up Your Lunch
FOR: Anyone who wants to participate in tackling climate change
DATE: 14th June 2021
VENUE: Online

Cities, Cycling and Cleaner Transport

EVENT: Cities, Cycling and Cleaner Transport
FOR: Anyone interested in low carbon transport solutions
DATE: 10th June 2021
VENUE: Online

The Future Focus Series: Fresh thoughts on environment and innovation

EVENT: The Future Focus Series: Fresh thoughts on environment and innovation
FOR: Climate-positive companies, investors, influencers, students… Anyone interested in solution to tackle the climate crisis
DATE: 26th May
VENUE: Online

What about Carbon in the Supply Chain

EVENT: Coping with Scoping: What about Carbon in the Supply Chain?
FOR: Open to all
DATE: 25th May 2021
VENUE: Online

VP Business Development EnPower

EnPower is looking for a VP business Development to identify and qualify new business opportunities that leverage EnPower’s smart architecture platform and capability and then to transform these ideas into profitable business.

Opportunities and Challenges for Electric Vehicles to balance the Grid as Home Battery Storage Systems

EVENT: Opportunities and Challenges for Electric Vehicles to balance the Grid as Home Battery Storage Systems
FOR: Climate-positive companies, investors, influencers, students… Anyone interested in Sustainable Smart Homes and EVs
DATE: 19th May 2021
VENUE: Online

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

Smart Home

Recording Available: 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.

water scarcity

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.