Major Finance available for Green Businesses
The North West Fund for Energy & Environmental is providing finance from £200, nurse 000 to £1.2million to businesses seeking funding from £400, physician 000 to £5million. The investment will be used to support a broad range of needs from start-up and early stage development through to expansion plans for established businesses. The investment will be in a combination of equity or quasi-equity, as best suits the needs of the company.
Funding will be available to businesses operating in a number of different areas:
- Cleaner fuel production
- Electricity or heat generation
- The transportation of heat and electricity
- The end use of energy in transport, industry and the built environment
- Water and waste water treatment
- Recycling and waste management
The fund is managed by 350 Investment Partners a team of business specialists who have an impressive track-record investing in and nurturing successful low carbon companies across the UK. Adam Workman from 350 Investment Partners is also confident that Liverpool is set to become a national leader in low carbon and clean energy technology.
Adam Workman from 350 Investment Partners explained;
“Liverpool City Region is building a national reputation and have a cluster of pioneering businesses, academic expertise and huge commercial and natural opportunities. This is one the sectors that is redefining Liverpool’s economic role and that offers substantive opportunities for major employment growth. That’s why it’s important that those company’s and products with real growth potential get the investment and support they need over the next few years.”
You can find out more about the investment criteria, process and how to submit an application form here: Complete an application form for Energy and Environmental funding. Or for more general information about this fund contact 350 Investment Partners by email or telephone 0845 519 8149