Reference number: Climate Change Tackling climate change represents a big opportunity for small businesses to make money but few are doing anything about it, according to a Mori survey commissioned by Shell. While 87% of small and medium-sized firms believe that this market presents a significant opportunity for British businesses, less than a fifth see it as a significant opportunity. The survey of 200 small and medium-sized businesses was released to mark the launch of Shell Springboard, a new fund that offers cash awards of up to £40,000 to small companies with innovative ideas for new products and services that help to reduce emissions of greenhouse gasses. Click here for more details. Information taken from SMALL BUSINESS DIGEST, Sunday Times, 16 October 2005.