The Big Wheel, RideWise and TravelRight are proud to be working towards the Investors in the Environment Scheme (iiE).
The scheme supports businesses by helping them to improve their energy efficiency and reduce the environmental impact of their organisation. It helps to identify opportunities to reduce wasted energy and it promotes a greener, cleaner environment. We are pleased to be an active part of this nation-wide scheme and so far we have:
Switched to recycled paper and have reduced the volume of marketing materials that we print, opting for social media and online channels where appropriate
We already encourage the use of sustainable transport and are a member of the City Car Club, which provides low emission and electric cars for short term hire – such as business use. We are a major deliverer of cycling support services in the area and are a member of the Cycle to Work Scheme. In addition, we use a low carbon transport provider/courier to transport all of our materials, equipment and bikes to events and activities, reducing our impact on the environment.
During the next year we aim to:
We hope that by 2016 we will be a fully accredited member of the iiE scheme. For more information about the scheme visit: