Building Back Greener Loan Fund

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Solent LEP has launched the Building Back Greener Loan Fund. The fund supports businesses to help them maximise opportunities to lead the way towards Net Zero. £5m of loan funding has been allocated for applications for projects that contribute to one or more of the following:


  • clean growth in the Solent maritime sector
 
  • the clean recovery and growth of the Solent's visitor, creative or cultural economy
 
  • the Solent economy's pathway to Net Zero
 
  • nature-based solutions to economic and environmental challenges
 
  • the skills and training that Solent employers need
 
  • strengthening the Solent as a hotbed of innovation. 
 

The loan funding is available for private sector businesses, further education colleges and universities, and social enterprises. Applications can be made for amounts between £100,000 and £1,000,000 for capital projects. The deadline for applications is 14 January 2022. You can find out more here