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Eco-Innovation SME Guide - updated version published!

The practical guide to eco-innovation addressed to small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) is now updated. The booklet overviews emerging business opportunities eco-innovation and circular...

BusinessGreen Technology Awards Now Open

BusinessGreen celebrates the brightest and boldest entrepreneurs, engineers, innovators and investors from across the green technology sector. Now in their second year, the ...

How can innovation in livestock buildings improve productivity & profitability of livestock production?

Livestock housing systems, especially where livestock are intensively reared, have become increasingly important to the productivity and profitability of farm businesses.  Scientific...

Entries for The Circulars 2017 are Now Open!

The Circulars, an initiative of the World Economic Forum and the Forum of Young Global Leaders, is the world’s premier circular economy award program, offering recognition to individuals and...

Funding Competition: Global Cooperation Feasibility Studies

Innovate UK is to invest up to £1.2 million to support innovative UK SMEs in carrying out short international cooperation feasibility studies. These studies should build international business...

Featured events

Wed 05 Oct 2016

WWT Water Scotland Conference

All Day

Knowledge Transfer Network is once again supporting the WWT Water Scotland Conference. Now in its 5th year, this annual event provides the flagship platform to address the whole of the Scottish...

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Wed 02 Nov 2016

Innovate 2016

All Day

Innovate 2016, hosted by UKTI and Innovate UK, is an annual two day event showcasing the very best of innovation talent and global opportunities for businesses. It will be held at Manchester...

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Thu 03 Nov 2016

Future Food Tech

All Day

Connecting food innovators, investors and big food corporates to rethink the future of food. The Future Food-Tech Summit 2016 brings together the leading investors, corporates and technology...

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We are running a free webinar on optimising processes within a Brewery to reduce energy, water and raw material consumption. This is based on our work with a number of leading breweries and focuses...

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Has anyone got experience of a good system for 'knowledge management' within a large organisation coping with the numerous, global, product-related environmental regulations?  I&#...

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We are informed by the TSB Business Support team that  a _connect upgrade will go ahead at 6:00pm tonight. This will require system down-time between 6:00pm and approximately 9:00pm.  Dur...

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Many of the commonest questions we are asked are actually universal features or issues of the _connect platform rather than anything specific to our Network. The TSB Business Support Group has...

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If you are struggling to accomplish a task or find something within the webspace of the Environmental Sustainability KTN or the groups within the Network, either I ( or ...


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The 2015 Update of the European Eco-Innovation Scoreboard is Available Now.

The Eco-Innovation Scoreboard (Eco-IS) which has been developed by the EIO, and to which...

Eco-Innovation SME Guide - updated version published!

The practical guide to eco-innovation addressed to small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs)...

The Manufacturing Servitization Thought Leadership Network has Relaunched

What is servitization and how will it benefit you? The manufacturing industry is evolving....

Upcoming events

Wed 21 Sep 2016

Innovation in Environmental Monitoring

All Day

Innovation in Environmental Monitoring will bring together academic research, industry and...

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Mon 26 Sep 2016

8th Global Leakage Summit 2016

All Day

The Changing Face Of Leakage Management Leakage Management has evolved to being just one of many...

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Wed 05 Oct 2016

Scottish Resources Conference

All Day

The Scottish Resources Conference is Scotland's biggest and most important event for...

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