Cleantech (clean technology) refers to innovative solutions and technologies aimed at addressing environmental challenges and promoting sustainability. It encompasses a wide range of sectors, including renewable energy, energy efficiency, water conservation, waste management, and green transportation.

Venture Capital Funding

BP Ventures to invest $200m in dozen green energy startups

Corporate venture capital arm of energy giant BP to plough 90% of its investment capacity into disruptive green energy technology


BGF raises £80m in extra funds through Coutts

Clients of NatWest private bank Coutts back UK Enterprise Fund with £80m to invest alongside main £3bn BGF fund


Deals of the Week Oct 17 to Oct 21 – a Growth Business round-up

Deals this week include an environmentally friendly rocket, animal fat created in bioreactors and a start-up looking to fuel planes with agricultural waste


US venture capital market resilience gives hope to UK

The first nine months of 2022 has seen a record-breaking $151bn pumped into venture capital funds in the US

Venture Capital Funding

Future Fund: Breakthrough – £375m fund for tech scale-ups to launch

Government to take equity stakes in fast-growing tech companies matching venture capital finance


Entrepreneur interview: Mark Roberts, founder and CEO of Lightfoot

Founder Mark Roberts is expecting large growth this year as Lightfoot looks to disrupt the black box insurance industry.


What cleantech firms could apply for the Chinese joint fund?

Cleantech firms can follow in the footsteps of their UK contemporaries and help China innovate.


Here’s how UK Cleantech firms can jump on board with the renewable energy revolution in China

£24 million joint fund to support UK Cleantech in China with demo days in London planned for companies.


Sector leaders recognised and celebrated at the ninth New Energy & Cleantech Awards

Over 200 sector leaders in the renewable energy and cleantech space attended the event.


NVM PE invests £3.5 million to combine leading cleantech firms

Cleveland Biotech and Biological Preparations beneficiaries of funding boost.


Final shortlist announced for New Energy & Cleantech Awards 2015

Eighth annual event celebrating success in the green energy and cleantech industries releases final list of nominees


Scottish Equity Partners exits cleantech company 

Scottish Equity Partners (SEP) has sold its majority stake in Anesco to CBPE Capital.