Working with key public and private sector partners, it will provide the intellectual infrastructure to support the shift towards a low-carbon economy.
The platform will offer services that focus on economic growth in the following areas:
This activity will lead to the creation of 250 new jobs, 25 new or enhanced products or services and 15 new modules or courses.
It will focus on four sectors: sustainable buildings and retrofit, renewable energy, waste management and water.
Private-sector partners include: Carillion, Southern Water, Ricardo, South Downs Solar, Downs Energy, Geo-Environmental and the Eco Technology Show.
The platform will also work closely with local authorities and further education colleges to ensure it links with major green economy initiatives in Sussex.
|Total project funding||£6,521,114|
|Project website||Green Growth Platform|
Page last updated 13 October 2016