Finance

Edinburgh To Become "Super-Connected City"

Submitted by edg on Wed, 21 Mar '12 6.55pm

Edinburgh is one of ten UK cities set to share £100m to introduce ultra-fast broadband and wifi through the city, Chancellor George Osborne announced today in his budget.

Climate Cash For Green Heritage Project

Submitted by edg on Wed, 14 Mar '12 10.26am

Edinburgh World Heritage's Green Heritage project and Transition Heriot-Watt are among the latest beneficiaries of a new round of £6.9 million funding to combat climate change.

Local Fair Trade Winners Honoured

Submitted by edg on Thu, 8 Mar '12 10.19pm

The winners of this year's Edinburgh Lord Provost Fair Trade Awards were revealed at a fair trade brunch earlier today.

Edinburgh To Be H.Q. of Green Investment Bank

Submitted by edg on Thu, 8 Mar '12 8.27pm

Edinburgh and London have been chosen as the joint locations for the government's new Green Investment Bank (GIB). The bank will be initially funded with £3bn of public money to invest in renewable energy projects.