News

Read up-to-date news promoting the very best of green business in Fife.

With a target of 80% reduction in carbon emissions by 2050 and a challenging interim target of 42% reduction by 2020, Scotland’s Climate Change Bill is widely recognised as world leading in its ambition.

This represents both a real opportunity and a major challenge for businesses. Green Business Fife is here to provide support and help.

Want to tell us about some news? Please get in touch.

Vibes Awards opens on 12th April

VIBES – Scottish Environment Business Awards recognises and rewards companies employing environmental best practice in their daily activity to cut down on resource use, increase sustainability, improve reputation, enhance competitiveness, support wider sustainable developments and benefit their company’s bottom-line.

Lights out in Fife for Earth Hour 2017

Fife shines a light on Earth Hour campaign by saving energy.

Earth Hour, which is run by the World Wildlife Fund (WWF), will see cities, communities and landmarks across the globe take part in the initiative, and Fife Council is urging Fifers to do the same.

Green Apple Award for Green Business Fife Member

nextGenergy have been awarded a National Silver Award by The Green Organisation at the Scottish Green Apple Awards.

GLENROTHES HEAT TAKES AN IMPORTANT STEP FORWARD

Stage one of the planning process has been lodged to develop a district heat

scheme in Glenrothes.

This will supply low carbon heat to a range of business, community, public sector and domestic customers in the centre of Glenrothes.

University of St Andrews campus plans to create 500 jobs

University chiefs have unveiled campus development plans which could see 500 jobs being created in Fife.

Proposals worth £24 million by the University of St Andrews as part of the Tay Cities deal would result in the new posts being made at the Eden campus in Guardbridge.

What’s on

CARES Conference 2017
Apr 26-Apr 27 | Stirling
World-leading perspectives on productivity: From Dolly Parton to Farming Technology
May 4-May 4
All Energy 2017
May 10-May 11 | Glasgow
Scottish Low-Carbon Heat Conference 2017
May 16-May 16 | Glasgow
Innovation in Re-Manufacturing Clinic
May 17-May 17 | Dunfermline

More events »

What’s new

Vibes Awards opens on 12th April Lights out in Fife for Earth Hour 2017 Green Apple Award for Green Business Fife Member GLENROTHES HEAT TAKES AN IMPORTANT STEP FORWARD University of St Andrews campus plans to create 500 jobs

More news »

Loading