25 Jun '12, 9am

Missed this on Friday, but the govt has launched a new £3m competition for green entrepreneurs

The government has announced a major new £3m grant scheme for green entrepreneurs, designed to support those early stage firms working on technologies and business models that will enhance food, water and energy security. Unveiled late last week on the sidelines of the Rio+20 Earth Summit by Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg, the Green Genius – or "Greenius" – contest will be formally launched in the autumn and managed by the Technology Strategy Board. FURTHER READING Green Investment Bank to avoid risky marine power, says chairman EU holds out hope for UK’s green goods tax break Clegg said the competition was designed to build on the UK's position as a world leader in the development of green technologies. "The 'green' sector is worth eight per cent of UK GDP – the largest proportion of any of the leading industrial G20 nations – and employs almost 940,000 people – up 2.8 ...

Full article: http://www.businessgreen.com/bg/news/2186725/calling-gree...

Tweets

Can the UK maintain low VAT on nrgy saving prod...

businessgreen.com 25 Jun '12, 1am

The European Commission has offered the UK a way round a ruling that would otherwise stop energy saving materials receivin...

Kickboxing for kilowatts: How competition cut office energy use: Are a trophy and friendly competition among emp...

Kickboxing for kilowatts: How competition cut o...

greenbiz.com 25 Jun '12, 12pm

Can a trophy and some friendly competition among employees actually spur the type of behavioral change that can power ener...

their sustainability

businessgreen.com 24 Jun '12, 11pm

A group of leading UK businesses have teamed up to work out how the concept of "disruptive innovation" can improve their s...

China and Taiwan TV panel competition increasin...

digitimes.com 25 Jun '12, 8am

China and Taiwan TV panel competition increasing as new panel sizes are produced Rebecca Kuo, Tainan; Alex Wolfgram, DIGIT...

Deputy Prime Minister launches competition wort...

eurekamagazine.co.uk 27 Jun '12, 5pm

A new national competition worth £3million to drive forward the UK's green growth agenda has been launched by Deputy Prime...

Big news for Green Deal - we can reveal most li...

businessgreen.com 28 Jun '12, 5am

Early adopters of the government's soon-to-be-launched Green Deal energy efficiency scheme could be able to access generou...

Malaysian and Indonesian startups make finals o...

sgentrepreneurs.com 21 Jun '12, 3am

Malaysian and Indonesian startups make finals of GIST Business Plan Competition June 21, 2012 by Terence LEE Four startups...

We working with Green Globes Q11: other green c...

thegbi.org 28 Jun '12, 6pm

The process utilizes third-party assessors with expertise in green building design, engineering, construction and facility...

The Five Forces of Keyword Competition

searchenginewatch.com 23 Jun '12, 9pm

Porter’s Five Forces analysis framework was developed at Harvard Business School in 1979. Today it is still one of the mos...

Launched!!

Launched!!

yventually.livejournal.com 04 Jul '12, 12pm

All comments will be replied via email within 24hours of posting. Hence, pls do add [email protected] to your s...

We've got big news on Green Deal - it could be ...

businessgreen.com 29 Jun '12, 2am

Green Deal energy efficiency makeovers could be available to businesses from the autumn, despite earlier reports that the ...

We've launched!

thegorgeouslook.com 04 Jul '12, 2pm

//Slight sheer at top layer(For cream only)//Nude garment advise(For cream only)//Elastic at waist//Non functional buttons...

East Bay Guild on Jul 25, 2012 5:30 PM: East Ba...

builditgreen.org 26 Jun '12, 1am

, is headquartered in Berkeley, CA. He has been involved in the construction business for more than 20 years. His specialt...

:@Size_11 - 3M Pro B for $146

:@Size_11 - 3M Pro B for $146

n-sb.org 30 Jun '12, 11pm

$115 + shipping ($22 east coast, $25 west coast) - price listed includes shipping Shipping - double boxed, tracking and in...