Greater Manchester Low Carbon Hub. Delivering Greater Manchester's transition to a low-carbon economy

Neptune Aqua

Rainwater harvesting firm sets sights on successful 2016

Neptune Aqua, a Rochdale-based manufacturer of bespoke rainwater harvesting systems, is working with the Business Growth Hub to raise awareness of the technology in UK industrial and commercial markets.

Sudstech paving

Manchester firm paving the way to flood resilience

The company behind Sudstech, a ‘porous’ paving solution developed to improve urban water drainage, is working with the Business Growth Hub to expand its service and develop new products.

Crystal Doors

Rochdale door manufacturer unlocks green success

Crystal Doors, a manufacturer of vinyl wrapped doors and accessories, is progressing towards ISO 14001 certification and has installed a 980kW biomass boiler to heat its premises with on-site waste.

Successful first year for environmental tech firm

A green technology installer in Stockport is celebrating a successful first year in business, having benefitted from specialist low carbon sector support from the Business Growth Hub.

Manchester skyline by Graeme Cooper

Sustainability emerges as a core theme in the shared vision for Manchester's future

Sustainable design, active travel and a low carbon economy all make it in as priorities for 'Our Manchester', the new ten year strategy for the city.

Castrads radiator

Cast-iron efficiency progress for Stockport firm

Castrads, a Stockport-based producer of cast iron radiators, has boosted its resource efficiency with grant funding from Stockport Council and expert support from the Business Growth Hub.

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Powering the region with new Green Alliance report on renewables

A new survey from Green Alliance has revealed the levels of renewables being generated by the cities and counties of England's North West, with Greater Manchester showing a strong performance in solar.

Salford Royal NHS Foundation

Salford Royal NHS Foundation receives £7m cash injection for energy efficiency upgrade

Money partly provided by the Green Investment Bank, will help upgrade the Trust’s heat and power plant and switch lighting to LEDs.

Environment Agency outlines recovery plans following floods

Storm-affected areas in the North to recieve £40 million to repair damage.

Lighting up Greater Manchester with community-owned solar

Strengthening the region with the launch of Community Energy Greater Manchester.

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