Supported by European Structural Investment Funding (ESIF)


Project: Graduate start-up Agile Planet have developed an innovative burner for producing bio-char.

Bio char is a compost material made by processing waste wood in a special kiln.  It actively removes C02 from the atmosphere, and has a range of benefits including improving plant growth. Agile Planet have created a new home burner that will enable anyone to create biochar in their own garden. Design to be released in 2019.


European Structural and Investment Funds

This project is supported through match-funding by the England European Structural and Investment Funds Growth Programme 2014-2020. This fund was established by the European Union to help local areas stimulate their economic development. This investment will help to support innovation, businesses, skills and employment to improve local growth and create jobs. For more information visit