About the Climate Summit
Join businesses from across Somerset to learn, share and be inspired about reducing the climate impact of our companies – working together using small steps to deliver collective big wins!
The Somerset Business Climate Summit 2022 will take place at Queens College on Wednesday 21 September 2022.
Hear local firms share impactful case studies as we come together to raise awareness of the opportunities and challenges for businesses as we shift toward a low carbon economy.Book now
Somerset Waste Partnership’s Fixy Van will be there, as will Shoreditch White’s eCargo bike.
The Climate Summit offers valuable networking opportunities and the chance to find out what help is available for businesses, as well as learning about the steps other local companies are taking to reduce their carbon footprints and energy bills.
You can read about the full speaker line-up and their biographies here.Book now Event programme
Queens College is a short walk from Taunton town centre and has an area for parking bikes.
We are offering collection and drop-off at Silk Mills Park and Ride – please indicate when booking via the Queens College Box Office
There is a discretionary booking fee with proceeds going to Queens College Bee Highway Project and Trees for Good Causes.
To lessen the carbon impact of your travel, we would encourage you to walk, cycle, car share or come by public transport. Queens College is a short walk from Taunton town centre and has an area for parking bikes.
We are also offering collection and drop-off at Silk Mills Park and Ride – please indicate when booking.Book now ThinkTravel
View our event programme
Following the Summit there will be several workshops held across Somerset between September and December 2022 as part of a programme of ongoing networking and best practice sharing and will offer insightful practical steps to reducing your carbon footprint and becoming more sustainable.
The workshop facilitators will be present at the Summit to provide further information and to promote these workshops.Future workshops
Funding & Resources
Funding & Resources from the event plus additional resources such as:
- Exhibitor’s website links
- Business support services for Somerset SMEs
- District Council resources
- Links to Grants and Funding schemes
- Plastic Packaging Tax info
- Carbon foot printing tools
- Carbon Audit Toolkit for Businesses
- UK Business Climate Hub
- Additional climate emergency resources