East Midlands to get £8.5m green boost

The East Midlands is to get a £8.5 million green boost. The D2N2 Local Enterprise Partnership, made up of businesses, local authorities and skills providers, is providing the funding to accelerate the move to a low carbon economy in Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire. It aims to do this by supporting projects in a number of sustainable areas, including the generation of renewable power, […]

Oil and gas e-learning firm wins Scottish innovation prize

Oil and gas e-learning firm Atlas has won two regional awards in the annual Chamber Awards. Coming top in Scotland’s Innovation through Technology Award and Business of the Year takes the Aberdeen firm through as a finalist for the UK title. Other firms jostling for the British Chambers of Commerce’s national award include environmental waste […]

Heat maps to aid in low carbon policies

Heat maps are to be drawn up of several local authorities in the East Midlands to help them fine-tune low carbon policies. The maps will be part of an evidence package funded by the Department of Energy and Climate Change and put together by Land Use Consultants, the Centre for Sustainable Energy and sustainability analysts […]