Funding news

New Department of Energy and Climate Change - Monday 6 October 2008.

Announced by Gordon Brown on 3 October 2008, the new department aims to focus on the challenges of climate change and energy supply.

The department will bring together much of the Climate Change Group, previously housed within the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra), with the Energy Group from the Department for Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform (BERR).

For more information, go to the department's homepage: (opens new window).

To view current DEFRA and BERR schemes listed on, go to: