Sharing economy: five ways people are building a sustainable economy

The Food Assembly gives farmers a much better return than supermarkets for their local produce

A new economy is coming into play. No longer wielded as a weapon to legitimise austerity, this is an economy where the community and the environment, not the corporate shareholder, benefits.

Three steps to demonstrate you’re a sustainable supplier

Being a sustainable supplier is increasingly important in winning and retaining customers

Demonstrating sustainability in your business operations and your supply chain creates competitive advantage, increased revenue, a strengthened brand and reduces risk. Being a sustainable supplier is increasingly important in winning and retaining customers.

Onshore wind energy and the rise of irrational economics

Onshore wind: Rudd has made cutting subsidies a priority (Pic courtesy of Abundance Generation)

The people have spoken. It is not cheaper, more secure energy that people want, it is more expensive, higher risk energy with a dash for fracking.

Unleashing sustainability: a manifesto for change

sustainability manifesto

Blue & Green Tomorrow and GreenWise Business are merging to double our impact and become a transformational business for social and environmental impact and responsible capitalism. This is our manifesto.

Support the growth of sustainable & ethical businesses  – and have a stake in ours for as little as £10

We're already partnering with sustainable businesses

For as little and £10 you could help us reach our Crowdcube investment target and help support the growth of carefully-screened ethical and sustainable businesses in the UK and globally.

Is Amber Rudd facing a £1.5 bn renewables budget overspend “headache”?

The Renewable Energy Foundation (REF), claims Amber Rudd faces a potential renewables budget overspend of £1.5 billion a year – possibly even more – because of her predecessor Ed Davey’s largesse towards the green energy industry. But is this a fair assessment?

Helping sustainability go mainstream: Blue & Green launches on Crowdcube

Blue and Green Tomorrow and GreenWise are merging

Today, GreenWise Business and Blue & Green Tomorrow announced they are uniting to create an independent sustainable publishing powerhouse. Our shared ambition is to help more people take sustainable investment and spending decisions while allowing more businesses to thrive in the fast-expanding green economy. To this end, Blue & Green, last week, launched on Crowdcube with a target to raise £260,000 in 44 days or less. So what’s our vision, what will we do with the Crowdcube investment and what can we achieve if people invest in us?

Green canvas: can the arts survive without oil money?

London-based artist ATM's paintings highlight rare and endangered British birds

The reality is that much of our public art is funded by corporations who are out of step with putting our planet on a more sustainable footing. But, Human Nature is a new UK initiative that is trying to break the link between oil and art.

Building sustainability: three ways to drive value in property through collaboration


Collaboration between the occupier and the landlord is key to ensuring efficiently-designed buildings are sustainable, but it can be a difficult point to reach. Here are three three ways to help create a culture of collaboration to deliver increased value in every property.

How to write an energy policy for your business


If you’re struggling to think of things that could be addressed in your business energy policy, here are a number of points to keep in mind.