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Eco-I NW Programme

9 March 2022

A new £400k green innovation fund has been launched to help Chester small and medium-sized enterprises transform their ideas into reality in the race to net zero.

Businesses, charities and social enterprises can get up to 60 per cent funding towards projects worth £25,000 to help them deliver sustainable products, processes or services.

The £400,000 grant scheme is managed by Eco-I North West (NW), a £14 million research and development programme which gives SMEs access to a regional knowledge base, cutting-edge research facilities and skills involving six of the region’s leading universities – Cumbria, Lancaster, Central Lancashire, Liverpool, Liverpool John Moores and Manchester Metropolitan.

Read more at: Chester Standard