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

Beyond the Paris Climate Change Conference

How can energy efficiency co-operatives contribute to achieving 2050 targets?

The UK’s first LIFE integrated project bid secured

Integrated water management approach to delivery of the North West England River basin management plan.

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.

Image of Scout Moor by Flickr User Gidzy via a Creative Commons Licence www.flickr.com/photos/gidzy

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.

ECO Stars freight recognition scheme comes to Greater Manchester

Operators of vans, buses and coaches in Manchester will benefit from a free scheme aimed at reducing costs and boosting environmental performance.

Smart Thinking: Rubbish (and data) collection

United Utilities are using bin wagons to collect meter readings.

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.

Salford signs own climate change agreement

Move over world leaders – Salford has already signed its own climate change agreement!

December floods cause widespread damage

The RESIN project is bringing European cities and scientists together to investigate climate resilience and develop more effective strategies.

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