4th July 2013

Green ventures get the green light thanks to GeoVation

Viv Alexander

Last week we announced the four successful finalists from our GeoVation Challenge to improve the environment that were chosen to be awarded a share of £100,000 in innovation funding to develop their ideas. They are:

In the video below you can see the reactions from the green ventures on being selected to receive funding and what they thought of the GeoVation Camp weekend.

Ant Parsons, Environment Agency Business Innovation Manager,  and a member of the the the judging panel said: “helping to judge this GeoVation Challenge has been really exciting. No one knew what sort of interest we would get to help business improve the environment but the entries offer solutions to a range of important and difficult challenges. What a great way to bring together environmental challenges that are important to people with entrepreneurs, designers, technology, geography and then see new businesses form as a result – brilliant!”

See more in our news release