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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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How to… reduce your digital carbon footprint

This new European Regional Development Fund-subsidised programme will help boost your business through research and development support that will help you launch new products and services.

KEEP+

This new European Regional Development Fund-subsidised programme will help boost your business through research and development support that will help you launch new products and services.

Sustainability: The Path To Net Zero

EVENT: Sustainability: The Path To Net Zero, sponsored by Barclays
FOR: Environmentally- and Socially-Conscious Business Leaders seeking to reconcile purpose, people, profit and planet.
DATE: 3rd March
VENUE: Rothamsted Research Institute

Ideation and Validation

Built for aspiring entrepreneurs, dreamers or fixers, who have an idea for creating an exciting venture – that might solve problems from the everyday to the existential. In Peterborough & Cambridge.

‘Grow Your Business’ Programme

The Grow Your Business programme is open to local and small businesses operating in, or creating opportunities in Peterborough & Cambridge.

Green Grants available to help businesses cut emissions

Businesses in Cambridge can apply now for up to £10,000 grants to help reduce their energy consumption, save money and improve their productivity.

Meet-the-Buyer: Consensus Business Group (CBG)

EVENT: Meet the Buyer – CBG looking for green solution for property developments.

DEADLINE TO APPLY: 4th February 2022

Eating in a Net Zero Future – UK Research and Innovation

UK Research and Innovation looks at what eating trends could look like in a Net Zero future. 

Greenpixie win Cambridge hackathon

Greenpixie provided out-of-the-box energy efficiency solutions to help decarbonise Rothera Research Station in Antarctica, one of the most extreme and endangered regions on our planet.

Zedify is looking for a commercial director

Zedify is looking for an awesome communicator and salesperson to lead our growth strategy and help realise our ambitions to become the ethical & sustainable choice for deliveries in cities.

How to attract and keep the right talent

EVENT: How to attract and keep the right talent in a tough climate
FOR: Anyone who is currently going through the recruitment process or looking to recruit as part of their growth plans
DATE: 20th January
VENUE: Online

Carbon13 – BUILD YOUR VENTURE, REDUCE HUMANITY’S CARBON EMISSIONS

Carbon13’s next venture builder is now open for new application. 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.

Opinion Piece: The future of sustainable development is in our hands

Cambridge Cleantech CEO Martin discusses the future of sustainable development and what COP26 means for cleantech innovators in this article for Cambridge Independent.

How to… work out management liability

Cambridge Cleantech is starting a new section called “How to…”, consisting of actionable insights from our members to improve your cleantech business. This month, S-tech will cover management liability and why you need it to protect your business and employees.

Business Development Manager

AirEx is looking for a talented Business Development Manager to join their mission to tackle Fuel Poverty and Climate Change.

Meet the Buyer: Johnson Matthey

EVENT: Meet the Buyer – Johnson Matthey is looking for multiple solutions to become more sustainable, including next-generation batteries, sustainable fuels and chemical, carbon Capture and Utilisation and more

DEADLINE TO APPLY: 15th of November 2021

Meet the Buyer: Lufthansa Technik

EVENT: Meet the Buyer – Lufthansa Technik is looking for IoT sensor solutions suitable for cryogenic conditions

DEADLINE TO APPLY: 10th November 2021

Meet the Buyer: Cambridge Display Technology

EVENT: Meet the Buyer – Cambridge Display Technology is looking for technologies that can enable the reuse or conversion of waste oil from manufacturing

DEADLINE TO APPLY: 31st January 2022

Meet the Buyer: Processum

EVENT: Meet the Buyer – Processum is looking for multiple solutions to become more sustainable

DEADLINE TO APPLY: 10th of November 2021

Meet the Buyer: Anglian Water

EVENT: Meet the Buyer – Anglian Water is looking for multiple solutions to become more sustainable

DEADLINE TO APPLY: 15th of November 2021

Successful tech grant scheme boosts local businesses

An initiative from the Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Combined Authority to help small and medium-sized businesses improve their productivity using digital technology has so far successfully distributed over half a million pounds.

SCALE UP: Cleantech Collaborations Day

EVENT: Cleantech Collaborations Day
FOR: Matchmaking Conference for Corporates and Innovative SMEs
DATE: 18 – 19 November 2021
VENUE: Rotterdam, Netherlands | Online

UK government plans and the pledge to COP26

The UK government’s strategy will not lead to reducing emissions by 45% from 2018-2030 despite pledging to the United Nations to do so.

Cranfield University innovation challenge

EVENT: Meet the Buyer – Cranfield University is looking for multiple solutions to become more sustainable

DEADLINE TO APPLY: 3rd of December 2021

Clean growth prosperity and sustainability

EVENT: Can clean growth provide prosperity whilst being sustainable?
FOR:  Sustainability enthusiasts in Cambridge
DATE: 22 November 2021
VENUE: Cambridge Union, Cambridge CB2 1UB