£5m funds to boost energy efficiency lighting in UK

£5 million of funding will be invested in energy efficient LED lighting throughout the UK. The UK Green Investment Bank plc (GIB) and Equitix are funding the project which will cut running costs, energy bills and carbon emissions. The developer, Climate Energy, is planning the first project at global aviation supplier GKN Aerospace’s Falcon Yard […]

UK green bank backs biomass projects

A London-based investment firm has announced a £10 million fund to replace inefficient heating systems in public and private facilities with biomass boilers. Equitix is investing £4.9 million through its Energy Saving Investment fund, in which the UK’s Green Investment Bank (GIB) is an investor. It is also sourcing a further £5.1 million from its […]

BIS £100m fund paves way for Green Investment Bank

Government funding of £100million for green investment announced today “paves the way” for the Green Investment Bank, according to the UK Trade & Investment. The Green Investment Bank will be the world’s first national lending body for low carbon businesses and is expected to open later this year following state aid approval. UK Green Investments (UKGI), […]