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Climate change

Climate support for businesses

How we could help

Wherever you are on your climate journey, we have solutions and resources to help. What you’ll find:

Ways to grow

Finance options designed to make your sustainability goals achievable.

Ways to plan

Resources to help you focus your efforts and expand your knowledge.

Ways to get inspired

Advice on steps to take, campaigns to join and the latest developments.

Funding your climate goals

Green Loans

A Green Loan from NatWest aims to help eligible UK businesses support their sustainability ambitions.

Finance clean buildings and energy, clean transport and agriculture with no arrangement fees for eligible UK businesses.

*Minimum deal size of £50,001

Green Asset Finance

Green Asset Finance is available for sustainable assets; including batteries, boilers and onshore wind power turbines.

*Minimum deal size of £25,001

Electric vehicles

Drive a greener future with a move to electric vehicles. Our asset finance provider, Lombard, offers flexible finance for a range of low-emission machinery, cars, buses, and vans.

Resources and tools

Register for the Clean Transport Accelerator

We're supporting businesses develop products and services that will help the UK achieve its net zero goals.

The programme is run in partnership with the University of Warwick. It's open to applicants in the UK mobility sector, including supply chains and fuel providers.

The deadline for applications is 17 February 2023.

Carbon Planner

Not sure where to focus your climate efforts? Use our free Carbon Planner app to measure your carbon footprint, identify potential cost and carbon savings, and get a tailored plan so you could start reducing your emissions.

Tailored grants from Swoop

Looking for financial support to boost your climate ambitions? Swoop allows you to search through a range of grant providers, showing you options that could match your business needs.

Expert advice from Mentor

Mentor offers expert guidance on reducing your environmental impact at every stage of your sustainability journey. Stay compliant with government regulations, make your business more efficient, and strengthen your brand with digital tools, dedicated support, and bespoke plans.

*Mentor’s services may incur a cost

Have you heard of ESG?

ESG stands for Environmental, Social and Governance. These three factors are key when measuring the sustainability and ethical impact of a business, whether it's a start-up, SME, or large corporate.

NatWest has teamed up with The ESG Foundation and The Disruption House to support your first steps in your ESG journey.

Advice and tips

Simple steps

Explore practical ways your business can tackle climate change while lowering costs, increasing efficiency, and gaining positive recognition from customers and investors

Business Builder

Business Builder offers free climate-focused learning for businesses and entrepreneurs at all stages, even if you’re not a NatWest customer.

Business Insights

Visit our Business Insights hub for the latest news on climate change, sustainable finance or even market insight.

Ways to cut costs

Find tools and resources to help your business save money in an environmentally friendly way on our cost of living hub.

Anything else we can help you with?