anne miller's blog en Climate KIC. Opportunity for low carbon entrepreneurs <p>Check out <a href="">this interesting EU&nbsp;scheme </a>to help early stage low carbon entrepreneurs.&nbsp; You can get 20,000 Euros + mentoring to help you develop your low carbon idea, and further help in later stages</p> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 14 May 2013 18:57:58 +0000 anne miller 237 at Green economy is working <p><strong>Green Alliance reports </strong><a href=""><strong>here</strong></a>&nbsp;on the success of the green economy</p> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Thu, 25 Oct 2012 11:36:28 +0000 anne miller 213 at EU low carbon funding for SMEs <p>There are some&nbsp;useful list of grants and other EU&nbsp;funded help for small businesses on the Anglia Ruskin &quot;low carbon KEEP&quot; website <a href="">here</a>&nbsp;and <a href="">here</a></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> Thu, 25 Oct 2012 08:13:20 +0000 anne miller 212 at Shell Springboard: win up to 40K for low carbon business idea, Jan 2013 <p>Win up to &pound;40K for your low carbon business idea.&nbsp; Application deadline Jan 2013. Details <a href="http://up to 40K for low carbon business idea">here</a></p> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> Tue, 25 Sep 2012 20:28:04 +0000 anne miller 207 at Up to £35K startup funding: June 2012 <p>Now in its second year, the Enterprise Fellowship Scheme is run by Anglia Ruskin&rsquo;s Centre for Enterprise Development and Research (CEDAR) and is open to anyone in the county who has a bright business idea and is looking for financial backing.</p> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wed, 02 May 2012 10:25:31 +0000 anne miller 180 at Sustainability in Crisis: conference 26-28 Sept <p><a href=";CourseID=43">This</a> is an interesting looking conference at Murray Edwards college, with an impressive range of speakers from Satish Kumar to Juliet Davenport.</p> <p>The cost for local residents is very reasonable &pound;160 or &pound;70 for students</p> <p class="rteright"><img width="180" height="130" align="right" alt="delegates" src="/sites/default/files/u4/delegates_180.jpg" /></p> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 23 Aug 2011 09:46:11 +0000 anne miller 141 at Entrepreneurs Fast Track: support for early stage low carbon companies <p>The Carbon Trust is launching an &lsquo;Entrepreneurs&rsquo; Fast Track&rsquo; scheme. Applications open in September 2010</p> <p>This looks as if it will be more useful for most Green Enterprise members than the previous scheme, as it's giving more emphasis to supporting early stage proof of concept and prototype development, rather than just focussing companies that are nearly ready for major VC investment. The scheme will also consolidate its existing Applied Research Grants and Business Incubation products into one service.</p><div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fri, 30 Jul 2010 10:35:58 +0000 anne miller 99 at up to £12K on offer for ideas about sustainable food <p>The Ordnance Survey is keen to encourage the use of their (newly released) open mapping data, so is running 3 competitions to find the best ideas that use this. The first &quot;GeoVation Challenge&quot; for 2010-2011 is <a href="" target="_blank">&ldquo;<strong>How can Britain feed itself?&rdquo;</strong></a> The closing date is 3 September (12:00 noon)</p> <p>The prize is</p> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Thu, 22 Jul 2010 07:59:14 +0000 anne miller 96 at Energy Efficient Whitehall call for proposals. Deadline 19 april <p>The Technology Strategy Board is launching an SBRI (Small Business Research Initiative) programme to retrofit government buildings in London so they are more energy efficient and have lower carbon dioxide emissions.</p> <p>They particularly welcome applications from small businesses, with innovative ideas.&nbsp; Successful applicants get &pound;20K phase1 funding&nbsp; for a design proposal, followed by phase 2 funding for&nbsp; a demonstration </p> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Sun, 11 Apr 2010 18:03:49 +0000 anne miller 76 at Free entry for members to feed-in tarriff conference 3 March <p>Renewables East are putting on a conference on feed-in tarriffs in Cambridge Wednesday 3 March. Details <a href="">here</a></p> <p>It looks very interesting for Green Enterpreneurs.&nbsp; Normal entry price is &pound;50, but its FREE for Green Enterprise Community&nbsp; Members if you email <a href=""></a></p> <p>Anne</p> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> Mon, 01 Mar 2010 11:50:55 +0000 anne miller 66 at