Renewed backing for Water Sensitive Farming

East Anglia is home to one of the UK’s most water-stressed areas. A major regional initiative which aims to reverse that decline has started its fourth phase of works. The Water Sensitive Farming (WSF) initiative...

Levidian in the LOOP to turbo charge UK hydrogen

National Grid signs up to a LOOP trial, developed by local climate tech business Levidian. National Grid has agreed to trial a cutting-edge decarbonisation device as part of a world-first bid to boost the amount...

Oxwash: putting a green spin on laundry

A Cambridge eco-cleaning company has put the traditional laundry industry in a spin. Using space-age technology, green tech start-up Oxwash has set its sights on decarbonising the toxic washing and dry cleaning sector.  Oxwash was founded...

Contract win for East Anglia ONE

Marex Risk and Marine Consultancy (Marex) has been awarded the marine services contract for the East Anglia ONE windfarm off the Suffolk coast. East Anglia ONE is the first operational offshore windfarm in a joint...

Smarter housebuilding tried and tested

The University of Suffolk has started construction on an ‘EcoLab’ at BT’s Adastral Park. The EcoLab is a collaborative, research facility that aims to demonstrate the regional capacity for the design, build and occupation of...

New Norfolk Zone celebrated as ‘lasting legacy’

Norfolk’s green economy has received a huge skills and investment boost with the approval of a controversial new wind farm. The Norfolk Boreas Offshore Wind Farm could produce enough energy to power two million homes,...

Practical first steps for SMEs taking the green route

With the noise around COP26 showing no signs of diminishing over the last couple of months, the need for action is as prevalent as ever. As large companies make huge commitments towards net zero and...

Bridging skills gap is key to our Greentech revolution

When we think about the decarbonisation sector, it is clear that the East of England is leading the country. Whether it’s the huge amount of offshore wind generation in the North Sea and its associated...

Business rate win for clean energy tech

Solar PV, energy storage and other clean energy technologies will be exempt from business rates rises from April 2023, in plans unveiled in the last Budget. The move is in response to pressure from the...

First Climate Accelerator for start-ups launches in Cambridge

The UK’s first Climate Accelerator is working with start-ups on innovative solutions to address climate change. Allia Future Business Centre runs free support programmes, and is the first UK partner of EIT Climate-KIC to offer...