Green Business Network
Release date: 11/02/2009
i10 a collaboration of ten East of England universities is now able to offer East of England SMEs the chance to apply for £1000 low carbon voucher to pay for up to two days consultancy with an i10 university of their choice. Fifty of these vouchers are available.
The low carbon voucher scheme aims to stimulate low carbon economic growth by offering help to small to medium sized enterprises (turnover of less than 50m or a balance sheet totalling no more than 43m, with 250 employees or fewer 1-250 employees with a turnover of no more than) located in Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire, Essex, Hertfordshire, Norfolk or Suffolk.
The vouchers can be used for the following:
Increasing profitability through low carbon efficiency
Developing new low carbon technologies, products and services
Creating sustainable business strategies
Engaging consultancy, technical advice and R&D focusing on low carbon
Bringing ideas to market
Reducing your carbon footprint
Keeping your business lean, mean and green