Climate Pioneers

‘to be one of the first people to do something.’

The Sustainable Tourism Project aims to bring 50 businesses on board as Climate Pioneers to reduce their carbon footprints over the four-year project and make their businesses more sustainable and resilient.

Come and talk to us!

We would love to hear from you if you are happy to show other visitor businesses how to transition to a more environmentally and economically sustainable business model.

T: 01288 255665 | E:

Do you want to be a Climate Pioneer?

Do you want to reduce your business’s energy use to benefit the planet and your pocket?

Do you want to ensure your business has greater resilience to a changing climate?

Do you want to play your part in protecting Bude’s environment and economy from the challenges that lie ahead?

What you will gain in return from being involved?

Be offered free training opportunities to upskill yourself and your team (e.g. Become Carbon Literate (usually £150 per person).

Be one of the first businesses to pilot the projects Carbon Calculator to help assist in reducing businesses carbon footprint.

Be involved in a bespoke Train the Trainer program to transfer knowledge between the Champions and the Pioneer businesses.

Be involved in buddy schemes to inspire Starters to connect with Champions/Pioneers and develop mentor relationship.

Inspire other businesses by sharing your knowledge and practices contributing towards blogs, newsletters and forums.