envirenmentally friendly

Climate-conscious firms apply for Funding

Climate-conscious firms apply for Funding

Environmentally friendly small firms are being urged to put themselves forward for the opportunity to win a financial boost of up to £40,000 courtesy of Shell. Applicants to the Shell Springboard fund are required to demonstrate that their product or service can help combat climate change, and is innovative and commercially viable enough to be worthy of a grant of between £20,000 and £40,000. Judges are looking for businesses with ideas with the potential to break new ground while using sound financial planning and market understanding. Shell is offering a maximum of six awards to businesses in each of three regions — Scotland and Northern Ireland, northern and central England, and Wales and southern England. Regional winners will be selected in February 2009. Six w... »