What business support is available?

In an ever changing landscape and environment, making your business environmentally friendly has never been so important. Here we have set out examples of the support that is available, how can you access funding and advice to help you adopt sustainable practices and become greener.

Growth Hub

The Solent Local Enterprise Partnership’s Growth Hub is the first point of contact for individuals and businesses in need of free, impartial business support. Book yourself in for a 1:1 conversation with one of the business support team to find out what support and funding is accessible to your business.


Low Carbon across the South East (LoCASE) is a business support programme that helps local businesses optimise energy efficiencies and adopt/develop low carbon innovations and solutions. Through LoCASE, grants are available to SME businesses in order to support in the reduction of emissions whilst simultaneously increasing business energy efficiency, profitability, development, innovation, and job creation.

Low Carbon across the South East (LoCASE)

Green Tech South

Since 2014, Future South and Green Tech South have been helping businesses transform their innovative, low carbon ideas into commercialised products and services - stimulating sustainable economic growth and creating job opportunities in the green economy.

Green Tech South


There are a variety of events held across the region dedicated to supporting a 'greener' more sustainable economy.

Local and national support

Find a local green, sustainable support group below:

Grant Finder Search

Our business support team are on hand to provide curated grant search specific to your business and the sector you operate in. Grant searches can be completed specifically for green practices. Contact us today to find out more:

Free Local Business Networks Programme (aka Peer to Peer Networks)

Sign up today to take part

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