Environmentally Friendly Products, Services and News
Warning: mysql_fetch_row(): supplied argument is not a valid MySQL result resource in /usr/local/home/httpd/vhtdocs/greenconsumerguide/html/government.php on line 62

Warning: mysql_num_rows(): supplied argument is not a valid MySQL result resource in /usr/local/home/httpd/vhtdocs/greenconsumerguide/html/government.php on line 66

Warning: mysql_fetch_row(): supplied argument is not a valid MySQL result resource in /usr/local/home/httpd/vhtdocs/greenconsumerguide/html/government.php on line 88
 
Homepage Commercial User Section Government User Section
 
   LA21/Councils Feedback Submissions Site Map Courses Get News on your WAP
  Government
Put our environmental headlines on your site
LA 21 Policies - Submit Yours
Golf Tdi Diesel

  Eco inventions competition launched

Monday 03 March 2008
sunThe UK is one of the world’s leaders in ‘eco-friendly innovations’, it has been revealed as a new competition is launched to inspire youngsters to come up with new green ideas. The UK-IPO (UK Intellectual Property Office) found that Britain - along with Japan, China, USA, Germany and Korea – is leading the way in developing environmental inventions. The UK-IPO’s new ‘Cracking Ideas 2008’ competition is challenging primary school children nationwide to create eco-friendly inventions, in order to encourage green thinking.

The scheme is being backed by the award-winning Aardman Animations, creator of Wallace and Gromit.

“Cracking Ideas is fantastic for encouraging primary school aged children to innovate,” said Baroness Delyth Morgan, Minister for Intellectual Property. “It’s great that this year we are getting children to think about green innovations. The UK is proud of its innovating tradition and our work on energy saving devices.”


 Text Only/Printable Version
 Show all headlines
Get news on your WAP | News Archive | Sign up to our Free Newsletter

 

Categories

Government
Building Products
Cleaning
Electrical Goods
Energy Efficiency
Environment Services
Finance
Food
IT Solutions
Jobs
Lighting
Office Supplies
Power
Professional Services
Transport
Waste
Water
Sign up to our free electronic newsletter
E-mail:
Read our Privacy Policy
 
Tell a friend | How to link to us | | About Us | Contact Us | Legal | Privacy Policy

© 2017 Green Media - Web Design Newcastle.