Environmental issues are high on the international agenda, and Clean Tech businesses in the UK are finding England’s East Midlands the ideal place to thrive.

All of the local councils in the area are committed to significantly reducing their CO2 emissions, ahead of government targets, reinforcing the region’s green credentials.

Boasting a strong economic base, eight high-calibre universities and a highly skilled workforce, England’s East Midlands has both the resources and the opportunity for business development; as a host of industry-leading companies based in the area, including Rolls-Royce and Siemens, are finding out and capitalising on.

Key sectors > Energy and environment > Clean tech