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

City leaders call for £1.5bn Clean Air Fund

Mayors and political leaders from major cities - including Manchester and Liverpool - want to provide residents and businesses up to £6,000 to upgrade to cleaner vehicles.

Tesco threatens to ban products with poor packaging

Tesco has revealed that the size and suitability of suppliers’ packaging will be assessed from next year, warning that it reserves the right to ban products with ‘excessive’ or ‘inappropriate’ packaging.

Green highlights from government spending plans

The government’s departmental spending plans for 2020-21 include new funding for decarbonisation schemes and air quality, while £400 million has been earmarked for electric vehicle infrastructure.

Event: Making Global Goals Local Business

A free workshop in Manchester on 1 October will outline how organisations can engage with and champion the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals.

North facing largest flood increases in Europe

New research has concluded that northern Britain is experiencing the largest increase in flood events in Europe due to climate change, with major increases in flood risk expected.

Researchers turn plastic bottles into prosthetic limbs

An expert working in partnership with the University of Salford has developed a first-of-its-kind, low cost prosthetic limb made from recycled plastic bottles.

Greater Manchester NHS declares climate emergency

NHS bodies in Greater Manchester have jointly committed to far-ranging actions to slash carbon emissions, tackle air quality, reduce waste and improve health with green spaces.

Industry funding for switching fuel to hydrogen

The government has invested £390 million in hydrogen and other low carbon fuel switching technology to help industry cut emissions, including a glass manufacturing project in Merseyside.

Green fleet awards open for entries

Organisations of all sizes who are leading the way on sustainable travel or reducing the impact of their fleet are being encouraged to enter the 2019 Fleet Heroes Awards.

Start-up launches UK’s first electric vehicle insurance

Manchester-based Zoom’s car insurance is aimed exclusively at electric vehicle owners and complements the start-up’s unique charging, parking and green energy offer for drivers.