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

Kids say adults are not doing enough on climate change

In a survey of 1,300 young people between the ages of 7 and 19, 95% said adults were not taking enough responsibility for the damaging effects of climate change.

Manchester building to get ‘bifacial’ solar panels

The seven-storey Windmill Green building in Manchester city centre, due to open later in 2018, will feature innovative double-glass face solar panels perfectly suited to the Manchester climate.

AI helping to cut costs at United Utilities

United Utilities is using cutting-edge artificial intelligence to improve energy management across its sites and reduce electricity costs by 10 per cent a year.

Water demand millions of litres higher than usual

According to United Utilities, the North West’s three million homes and 200,000 businesses are using close to a record two billion litres of water a day - around 200 million litres more than usual.

Event: Manchester Climate Change Conference 2018

The Manchester Climate Change Agency, which is leading the city’s progress on tackling climate change, will host its annual conference on 17 July 2018.

Wigan food firm cooks up energy savings

Kings Quality Foods is saving more than £10,000 per year after installing new LED light fittings and implementing a number of other zero cost measures at its factory in Wigan.

Retailer partners with Manchester firm for renewable mailing bags

Online fashion retailer Pink Boutique has become the first in its sector to use mailing bags made of ‘carbon negative’ sugarcane plastic from Manchester manufacturer Duo UK.

Government advisors take aim at buildings and transport

The government’s independent climate change watchdog has warned it must take immediate action to tackle buildings and transport emissions or “risk a poor deal for the public in the next decade”.

New circular economy rules and what they mean for you

Long-awaited EU measures designed to ‘close the loop’ on waste have now come into law, while UK government has revealed that tax breaks for using recycled materials are on the horizon.

Could Greater Manchester become an energy world leader?

Greater Manchester has the potential to be a leading light in transforming how energy is generated and used but more local investment is needed, according to a new report.