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SUPPORT FOR BUSINESS TO “GO GREEN” IN CORNWALL

Following on from my last blog “going green is good business” I’d like to highlight two business support initiatives operational in Cornwall and Isles of Scilly: Cornwall New Energy and Tevi.

I am hopeful that both of these organisations will be presenting at my breakfast briefing at our Truro office on 8 January 2019 and will come with a few case studies of businesses they have assisted and the bottom line impact those businesses. For now the briefest of overviews on these two EU funded initiatives:

 

InitiativeCornwall New EnergyTevi
Websitehttps://www.cornwallnewenergy.com/

 

https://tevi.co.uk/

 

WhoA partnership between PRP Architects, Community Works CIC, Community Infrastructure Group CIC, the Building Research Establishment, and Exeter University 

The work is led by the University of Exeter, and is delivered in partnership with the Cornwall Wildlife Trust, Cornwall Council and the Cornwall Development Company.

Objectives· Provide greater energy security in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly

·  Reduce operating costs and improve an SME’s overall financial performance

· Enable new energy products and services to be brought to market

 

To do two things, simultaneously; create both economic and environmental growth in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly.

 

 

Assistance Consultancy, information and diagnostic advice to established local organisations, as well as any start-ups or new businesses within Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly

·   Research collaboration opportunities with academia and researchers

·  Supporting the development of products and/or services that have an energy or carbon emission reduction focus.

 Tevi supports enterprises to become more efficient with their natural resource use and to minimise their waste in smart and innovative ways as part of the global transition towards a circular economy… Support through:

·  Expert consultation

·  Opportunities for recognition and certification

·  Grant funding.

To whomSmall and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly.Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly.

I am super excited about our breakfast briefing – for more details and to book a place please go to http://www.francisclark.co.uk/news-views/events/breakfast-briefings-january-2019/

 

FEATURING: Richard Wadman
Richard qualified as a Chartered Accountant with KPMG in 1993. Since 2006 he has worked in Corporate Finance, firstly with the predecessor firm in Truro… read more
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