In this section, you will find information on our latest project events along with key regional events.
Green Growth Business Club Do you supply goods and services that create an environmental benefit? Do you want to grow your business? Are you an SME based in the D2N2 region? Join our Network for free at www.lowcarbonbusiness.net and join us at the next...read more
The D2N2 Growth Hub, University of Derby and Nottingham Trent University would like to welcome SMEs to attend the launch of a new project helping to bring together SMEs and large PLCs. The objective is to enhance supply networks and develop working...read more
Come along to our next event at North East Derbyshire District Council to answer your questions on; • Becoming more energy efficient? • Low carbon product and process development? • Growing your low carbon business? ‘Meet the funding expert’ networking...read more
The Low Carbon Business Network is hosting a Sustainability Summit on 7th March 2018 at the Riverside Centre, Derby, with the East Midlands Chamber. We are now shifting into a realm where being an energy efficient and sustainable business is something...read more
Logistics and Supply Chain Week The University of Derby is set to host its 5th annual Logistics Week from 19 February 2018. Logistics and Supply Chain Week will attract those at the very top of this field, to share information and the latest thinking in...read more
Low Carbon Business Network - Green Growth Accelerator Programme Register now! Join us in January 2018 as the Network launches it next Green Growth Accelerator Programme to assist SMEs to thrive in the growing low carbon economy. The programme will be...read more
In this section, you will find latest project news along with reviews of our recent events.
If you are a supplier of eco-friendly, low carbon or sustainable goods or services, you are certainly not alone. You are part of a large, successful and growing sector of the economy. The Low Carbon Business Network is fortunate to work closely with the...read more
Alexandra Charles, Head of Derby Management School, writes about the Derbyshire Top 200 business list. Find out the full story below. Funding Partners Contact 01332 592 795 |...read more
These monthly gatherings are definitely worth a couple of hours of your time. There are always new and interesting connections to be made amongst attendees, plus presentations from credible specialists. Last month Anthony Plant from Unic International...read more
Case studies and best practice
Sumed International Case Study A brighter future for Glossop business with solar cost savings Sumed International (UK) Ltd of Hadfield, near Glossop supplies products and services to help maintain healthy skin, including pressure-relief beds and cushions....read more
Tidyco Case Study Derby business saves 60% on lighting costs Tidyco is a Derby-based small business which manufactures and supplies Parker hydraulic and pneumatic components, largely to the rail, defence, utilities and manufacturing industries in the UK....read more
Penny Hydraulics Case Study Clowne lift workers get a lift from new lighting Penny Hydraulics makes swing lift cranes for vans and lorries as well as its own range of goods lifts. The business installed low energy LED lighting after receiving £15,000 from...read more
We help businesses make the shift to a low carbon economy. Read some best practice examples from our region.
Hear about TidyCo and their work with their local supply chain, an example of best practice in the region.
NHS Electric Fleet
Hear about NHS Electric Vehicle Fleet from Mark Armstrong Read, an example of best practice in the region.
Andy Hills- Derby City Hydro
Hear about Derby City Council Hydro Power Scheme from Andy Hills, an example of best practice in the region.