This directory aims to bring together a list of organisations that can offer support to businesses in Scotland in reaching their net zero targets, and to help them explore ways to reduce their carbon emissions. Advice is also available on how to help build Scotland’s nature-rich future.
If you would like us to add a resource to this list, please contact David Kelly at David.Kelly@SCDI.org.uk.
|Expert advice from sustainability specialists
Scottish Enterprise’s sustainability specialists can work with your business to help them do things better, more efficiently and with a reduced impact on the environment.
|Reduce your waste and your costs
Zero Waste Scotland can help your business or organisation to reduce or eliminate waste by using products and resources more responsibly. Access Energy Efficiency Business Support to reduce your costs, join the Circular Economy Accelerator to boost your growth or sign the Resource Efficiency Pledge to commit to change.
|Reduce your energy use and your costs
Energy Saving Trust is an independent organisation working to address the climate emergency. They can provide insight, advice, training and consultancy services to your business on energy efficiency, transport and renewables.
|Help your employees
Help your staff save energy at home with free and interactive employee engagement services from Home Energy Scotland funded by the Scottish Government.
|Apply for funding to help you create green jobs
Apply for support from the new Green Jobs Fund to help your business to create or maintain jobs that improve the environment and to support projects which help Scotland achieve Net Zero.
|Expert advice to help you identify your green skills needs
Get expert advice from Skills Development Scotland, Scotland’s skills agency, to help identify the learning needs of your staff and provide a fresh perspective on what green skills your organisation needs for the future.
|Access green skills and new talent
Access green skills and new talent by being part of the Environmental Placement Programme by Bright Green Business.
|Protect and enhance nature
Apply for funding from Scotland’s nature agency to enhance places, protect biodiversity or restore peatlands.
|Partner with wildlife
Find out how your business can partner with WWF to help tackle the climate and nature emergencies.
|Find the right support for your business
Scotland’s one-stop-shop for business support helps you find the right support for your business. Access information or resources, attend events or webinars and apply for funding from Scotland’s enterprise and skills agencies, local authorities and others.
|Support for businesses in the Highlands and Islands
Highlands and Islands Enterprise support businesses, social enterprises and communities in the north and west of Scotland.
|Support for businesses in the South
South of Scotland Enterprise is the new economic and community development agency for Dumfries and Galloway and the Scottish Borders.