Our News Library lists all the Green Intelligence articles that ENWORKS has published since September 2009.

Event: Energy Efficiency Grants Briefing

Greater Manchester suppliers of energy efficient technologies are invited to a briefing on 9 May to learn about GC Business Growth Hub’s Energy Efficiency Grant scheme and how to access funding.

Hit an environmental target? Set a new one!

The Co-op has set out to halve greenhouse gas emissions from its operations by 2025 compared to 2016, having already achieved the same feat against 2006 levels three years early.

2/3 consumers support ‘carbon labelling’

A survey of 9,000 consumers in the UK and six other countries shows that most people would feel more positive about companies that use carbon footprint labelling on their products.

£4m project launched to finance local green spaces

Partners across Greater Manchester have launched a project to develop innovative ways of attracting private investment in urban greening, such as green roofs and nature-based solutions to flooding.

Greater Manchester lauded for sustainable transport

Greater Manchester has scooped a European award in recognition of its sustainable transport strategy, which sets out a plan for half of all journeys to be car-free by 2040.

Universities back green action

The University of Manchester, Manchester Metropolitan and the University of Salford have all backed Greater Manchester’s climate goals by outlining the actions they are taking to support progress.

Expert calls for local vision on sustainable plastics

Speaking to delegates at Greater Manchester’s Green Summit, a leading expert in the science of plastics called on the city region to provide the vision to solve the global problem of plastic waste.

Summit outlines ‘challenging but necessary’ green city goals

Nearly 2,000 people attended Greater Manchester’s Green Summit on 25 March to hear from the likes of the Prince Charles and naturalist Chris Packham on the city region’s carbon neutral plans.

Buildings light up green to support clean energy deal

Manchester Town Hall, the Etihad Stadium and other iconic Greater Manchester buildings were lit up on 18 March to promote an exclusive clean energy deal for the city region’s residents and businesses.

Network operator to lead North West to zero carbon

Electricity North West has launched a new transformative plan for decarbonising the region’s electricity, including a commitment to cut its own emissions by 10 per cent a year.