Are you on a mission to tackle the climate crisis?
Clean Growth UK is a pioneering university-based network of forward-thinking green businesses.
We can help you get new products to market faster, decarbonise your business, and hone your commercial skills.
Everything you need to
drive your net zero mission,
all free or heavily subsidised.
Part funded by
Access to university technical expertise and facilities to accelerate product development.
Clean Growth Fast Track
Business coaching to help maximise the commercial success of your clean growth innovations.
Net Zero 360
Net zero workshops, a carbon calculator, and access to innovation support to help you decarbonise.
Network membership and workshops
Business resources and workshops, and the latest funding opportunities.
raised for members' R&D projects
292 innovative planet-friendly products
and services developed
415 innovation/R&D Projects
791 jobs created
Three regional hubs, open for business:
Our Innovation Accelerator is designed to help you design, develop, & refine innovative green products, services, and business processes. Check out the support we have available here: https://t.co/ws69QA26RT #innovation https://t.co/R65ajXJE1S
Join our FREE workshop designed for businesses wanting to scale up their growth. It will help you identify the right kind of #funding to fuel the next stage in your growth journey 🌱 23 May, online: https://t.co/nqx88afvGD https://t.co/jtq2gB2LlB
Today is National Numeracy day! 🔢 See what support your employees can get with the Multiply Programme, created to help adults with #numeracy confidence. More details here: https://t.co/eT4U2ZqwlZ https://t.co/4ed2PurkBi
Would you like a clear roadmap for your business that helps drive decision-making, inspires your team, engages investors and attracts customers? Discover how with the Business Model Canvas. Join our free workshop on May 18 to find out more: https://t.co/FDG1Vyoyby https://t.co/zU3TkBNyB0
New cement alternative offers hope for low carbon constructors
Civil engineers at our North hub, Liverpool John Moores University (LJMU) have developed a new type of cement which creates 80% fewer carbon emissions than concrete. This demonstrates how future buildings can be constructed with low carbon geopolymers in place of concrete.
University researcher wins bronze at STEM for BRITAIN competition
University of Brighton researcher, Julia Meister, won the “Bronze Sustainability award” out of over 150 finalists in the STEM for BRITAIN competition in the House of Commons. Julia has been working with the NHS and international healthcare providers to develop a new carbon emissions framework for hospital equipment.
Brighton graduate pioneers portable speakers made from plastic waste
Co-founded by University of Brighton graduate, studio gomi has launched Collection One of its “regenerative” portable speakers, with each speaker containing the equivalent of 45 plastic bags worth of plastic waste. It’s powered by batteries sourced from end-of-life e-bikes.
Introducing: Let’s Go! Net Zero
Let’s Go! Net Zero is a new initiative to motivate businesses to embrace sustainability and encourage a forward thinking economy across West Sussex. It will provide businesses with information and sustainability tips through a countywide programme of demonstrator events. Green Business Champions will be the face of this project to inspire change – could you be one of them?