Bright Green Business Network EventJune 1, 2016
Upcoming Event – 28th June (4pm – 6pm)Venue: NSD International, Mayfield Industrial Estate, Dalkeith EH22 4AFCost: FreeYou are invited to join us for a joint gathering with Bright Green Business ... Read More
May Newsletter: SustainableMay 27, 2016
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Scottish Renewables Young Professional Green Energy Awards
A green energy hero who’s helping fuel the world's first hydrogen dual-fuel bin lorry is one of nine winners at a prestigious young professionals’ awards ceremony tonight (May 26).David Hogg’s ... Read More
Could You Host a Student Placement?May 3, 2016
Supporting a student placement can help kick start the process of meaningfully thinking about environmental sustainability or take forward that environmental review that has been waiting for some free time ... Read More
VIBES Awards 2016 Launch EventApril 14, 2016
Businesses in Scotland of all sizes and sectors are urged to enter the accredited environmental awards scheme Vision in Business for the Environment of Scotland (VIBES) – Scotland’s Business Awards ... Read More
Bright Green Hydrogen Awards First Project ContractAugust 7, 2015
Our sister company Bright Green Hydrogen has awarded the first contract as part of the Levenmouth Community Energy Project.Logan Energy aims to develop the Hydrogen Office in Methil into a world-class ... Read More
The Business Partnership announces three year partnership with Big Lottery Fund ScotlandJuly 8, 2015
The Business Partnership has been awarded a three year contract by the Big Lottery Fund Scotland to work with Investing in Communities grant holders across the country. We will support ... Read More
Scots wind power outlet enjoys ‘astonishing’ monthJuly 6, 2015
JUNE was an “astonishing” month for wind power in Scotland as output more than doubled compared to the same period last year, according to environmentalists. Wind turbines north of the border ... Read More
Want to make Environmental Savings for your Business?April 6, 2015
 Is your business looking to improve its environmental practices and identify associated cost savings? Would you benefit from having a short term, knowledgeable and enthusiastic resource? The Environmental Placement Programme ... Read More
BGBN Member Spotlight: People GrowthApril 2, 2015
Introducing People Growth Ltd... People Growth Ltd is based at the Fife Renewables Innovation and specialises in all aspects of people and business communication.It was established 12 months ago by Managing ... Read More
Bright Green Placements Launch Green Ambassadors for Environmental Placement ProgrammeMarch 24, 2015
 The Environmental Placement Programme (EPP) supports education, innovation and business skills in accordance with the Scottish Government’s strategic objectives, a “SMARTER, GREENER Scotland.”EPP aligns closely to the aims of the ... Read More
Levenmouth Community Energy Project Welcomes £4million Funding from Scottish GovernmentMarch 18, 2015
A pioneering industry development aimed at shaping the future prosperity of Levenmouth communities through a number of green hydrogen projects has been awarded £4million of Government funding. Based at the ... Read More
Energy Saving Trust drives Scottish businesses to £850,000 of savingsFebruary 16, 2015
Social enterprise The Wise Group saves more than £8,000 and 13 tonnes CO2 Scottish businesses that implemented transport recommendations from the Energy Saving Trust saved nearly £850,000 and 1,400 tonnes of CO2 last financial year. From ... Read More
ESOS Energy Savings Opportunity SchemeOctober 31, 2014
The Government has recently developed the Energy Savings Opportunity Scheme which requires compulsory energy audits in the UK for companies with more than 250 employees or a turn over of ... Read More
world future council The World Future Council reveals how we can achieve 100% renewable energyOctober 6, 2014
Earlier this month the World Future Council, a German based company, released a handbook detailing the approach being adopted worldwide by forward thinking communities, to produce energy from renewables instead ... Read More
water footprint International Water Footprinting Standard FormedSeptember 4, 2014
The International Standards Organisation (ISO) has published a new standard on water footprinting known as ISO 14046:2014. Water footprinting is a form of environmental accounting which measures the amount of ... Read More
national planning framework National Planning Framework 3 RevealedJuly 17, 2014
The Scottish Government have recently published the National Planning Framework 3 (NPF3) which outlines the long term development and planning policy in sectors such as transport, town centres, energy and infrastructure. ... Read More
Glasgow 2014 Logo Sustainability at the Commonwealth GamesJune 4, 2014
The vision for the 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth games is to set a high benchmark regarding sustainability. To achieve this, the organisers created an Environmental and Sustainability Policy outlining three key focus ... Read More
webinar pic BGBN Webinar: Is your business compliant with the Waste (Scotland) Regulations 2012?March 14, 2014
'Webinars offer convenience, learning and cost effective networking opportunities'The Waste (Scotland) Regulations were implemented on 1 January 2014 and require all businesses in Scotland to separate and present key material ... Read More
swag office010 Waste (Scotland) Regulations 2012 come in to force!January 7, 2014
The Waste (Scotland) Regulations 2012 were passed on 9th May 2012 which set out a number of requirements to support Scotland’s ambitious target of 70% recycling rate by 2025 and sending a ... Read More
1111 Christmas Networking Event: Have yourself a Sustainable ChristmasDecember 9, 2013
The Bright Green Business Network and Midlothian and East Lothian Chamber of Commerce ran a Christmas Networking Event in partnership with The George Hotel on Tuesday 3rd December from 2-5pm. ... Read More
solarmeadow Members Gathering: Renewable Energy in MidlothianOctober 24, 2013
A members gathering event took place on Thursday 17th October at the Edinburgh College Dalkeith campus.The joint renewable energy event was run with the Bright Green Business Network and the ... Read More
Hydrasun event Managing your Business’ Environmental ImpactOctober 9, 2013
The Bright Green Business Network joined up with two of our Aberdeen based network members, Hydrasun and One stop Waste, on Wednesday 2nd October to run an event centred on ... Read More
Carberry Business Connections LunchOctober 2, 2013
Our latest event took place on Wednesday the 25th of September at Carberry Tower, Edinburgh. The Business Connections Lunch in conjunction with Midlothian and East Lothian Chamber of Commerce was a ... Read More
image-new Welcome to the New Bright Green Business Network Website!September 9, 2013
Welcome to the brand new website of the Bright Green Business Network!The website will give our members access to: our member directory, member benefits, events, promotional material and much, much ... Read More