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

‘Sustainability has to be in Greater Manchester DNA’

One month on from mayor Andy Burnham’s landmark Green Summit, a leading climate change academic says sustainability now has to be central to everything Greater Manchester does.

Time for an energy tariff spring clean

A host of organisations and businesses across Greater Manchester have joined a city-wide Big Clean Switch campaign to get a cleaner electricity tariff.

Guide: Calculate your carbon footprint

The Carbon Trust has developed an online carbon footprint calculator specifically for SMEs to help manage and report energy consumption and carbon emissions.

50-50 energy efficiency grants available in Greater Manchester

SMEs in Greater Manchester may be eligible for 50 per cent grant funding on energy efficient equipment thanks to the city region’s Business Growth Hub.

Green light (and heat) for digital agency

A digital agency in Wigan has installed ultra-efficient heating and lighting systems in its office with the support of local energy efficiency experts and grant funding.

If you use biomass, why not use steam?

A UK manufacturer of steam management systems is urging companies that use biomass boilers not miss out on their potential to produce steam for generating power as well as heat.

Demand for green packaging on the rise

With the packaging industry preparing for a future of tighter regulations and taxes, a leading supplier of eco-friendly packaging has revealed that customer orders reached record levels last year.

Cleaner lorries will get a tax cut from 2019

From February 2019 lorries meeting the latest Euro 6 emissions standard will get a 10 per cent cut on the HGV levy, while those that do not will face a 20 per cent hike.

Which cities have proposed the strongest clean air measures?

A group of 23 councils across England - including seven in Greater Manchester - have submitted their first official plans to cut air pollution following a High Court order last year.

UK could go ‘over and above’ EU recycling targets

The UK has announced its support for the EU’s forthcoming circular economy package, which will mandate higher recycling targets, and will explore ‘even more ambitious targets’ post-Brexit.