Global oil and gas company Shell is banking on emerging technology by setting aside significant funds for investment.
Rekha Mehr and Lawrence Tomlinson are set to become entrepreneurs in residence for the government and provide advice to business secretary Vince Cable.
A first direct equity investment in offshore wind has seen the UK Green Investment Bank back Rhyl Flats Wind Farm.
The government has provided more details on its business bank and revealed that it will begin investing in April.
The sixth annual New Energy & Cleantech Awards saw PhotonStar LED CEO James McKenzie pick up Entrepreneur of the Year.
The task of commercialising and mainstreaming cleantech technology was top of the bill at the inaugural GrowthBusiness New Energy & Cleantech Conference.
Chancellor George Osborne gave what he described as a Budget for an 'aspiration nation'. GrowthBusiness highlights his new policies which could help aspirational entreprenuers to build and grow their business.
The government is encouraging small and medium-sized businesses to hire by cutting national insurance bills.
Companies trading on the Alternative Investment Market have received a boost following George Osborne's fourth Budget announcement.
The fourth Budget address from George Osborne has included an extension to the capital gains relief for the Seed Enterprise Investment Schemes (SEIS).
Chancellor George Osborne has announced that the government will continue with its cuts to the headline rate of corporation tax.
Crowdfunding platforms including Crowdcube, Seedrs and CrowdBnk are coming together to form a self-regulatory body.
Deputy prime minister Nick Clegg has urged employers to design bespoke apprenticeship standards and qualifications as part of the latest government drive.
London has been selected to host the Future Cities Catapult, an initiative aimed at making cities smarter and more forward thinking.
Cloud entrepreneur Piers Linney has been named as the replacement to outgoing investor Theo Paphitis on the BBC's Dragons' Den.
The Chartered Management Institute has identified factors including pay gaps, a weak talent pipeline and inadequate role models as challenges holding female managers back.
The Funding for Lending Scheme is failing to factor into SME business strategy after research revealed that only 23 per cent are aware of the initiative.
Businesses hoping to pass on the mantle to management teams may have to look away from management buy-outs, new research suggests.
The London Entrepreneurial Exchange has undergone a re-naming process and appointed a new chairman.
Financing through the Funding for Lending Scheme has dropped by £2.4 billion, figures for the fourth quarter of 2012 reveals.
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