NEW CROWDFUNDING CAMPAIGN LAUNCHED TO HALT THE DECLINE OF THE HONEYBEE JEZ Rose, a bee farmer based in Lincolnshire and owner of Bees for Business based near Peterborough, has scooped a silver award from the…Read More
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PETERBOROUGH businesses are being invited to enter a water innovation competition. The Water Innovation Network – a partnership between Anglian Water and Opportunity Peterborough – is launching The Big Water Challenge 2016.
PETERBOROUGH’S Queensgate Shopping Centre has beat off competition from across East Anglia to win a coveted award for driving sustainable behaviours. Its Growing Greener initiative has encouraged the 90 stores it houses to save water,…
A PETERBOROUGH firm that has developed a system that uses the sun to cool buildings and uses no electricity is one of the latest technologies backed by government experts.
PETERBOROUGH Environment City Trust (PECT) has appointed Carly Leonard (pictured), former executive director at Sustainability East, as its new CEO.
ANGLIAN Water is challenging innovators to create the water company of the future, and bring it to life this autumn. Through the Water Innovation Network (WIN), a joint initiative with economic development company Opportunity Peterborough, the…
THE FIRST major solar farm in the Peterborough area has started generating power, supplying enough energy for 900 local homes to the electricity grid.
THE Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) has urged all local authorities to sign up to the Business Waste and Recycling Services Commitment, to help local small businesses to recycle more.
The government’s leading technology organisation has chosen Bourne-based sustainable housebuilder and developer Larkfleet Group to take part in a ground-breaking research project on climate change resilience solutions in new housing development.
DURING the recent summer break, academy secondary school Arthur Mellows Village College employed solar specialists, Manor Solar, to install PV panels to the school building, providing a clean source of renewable energy for a proportion…