This programme forms part of the Low Carbon Innovation Hub which offers bespoke research projects and management expertise for SMEs. The programme is delivered by the Centre for Global Eco-Innovation in conjunction with the Lancaster University Management School (LUMS).

The Centre for Global Eco-Innovation is a multi-award winning centre recognised as the “outstanding knowledge exchange and commercialisation initiative” nationally.   It delivers high quality, R&D to support businesses to develop new products, processes and services with measurable environmental benefits.  Since 2012, the centre has worked with over 300 businesses on research projects, which have created over 150 new products and more than 260 jobs.

The Lancaster University Management School (LUMS) is ranked in the UK's top ten and is among the world's top 100 business schools. LUMS is in the top 1% of business schools in the world and holds quadruple accreditation. Being quadruple accredited is a recognition of the quality of everything we do from the most influential business school accreditation bodies (AACSB, EQUIS, the Association of MBAs and the Small Business Charter).