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

Adapting to climate change in Greater Manchester

Is Greater Manchester prepared for climate change? Clare Wiley speaks to three leading figures about how the region is adapting.

Greater Manchester commits to the Compact of Mayors

The Greater Manchester Combined Authority has signed up to the world’s largest coalition of city leaders addressing climate change - the Compact of Mayors.

Quantum Profile Systems Ltd

£147,000 resource efficiency savings for Oldham manufacturer

Building products manufacturer, Quantum Profile Systems Ltd (QPSL), has accumulated annual savings of £147,000 since 2012 with resource efficiency support from the Business Growth Hub.

Factory Floor at Quantum Profile Systems Ltd, Oldham

£100 million green savings for Greater Manchester business

Businesses in Greater Manchester have saved £100 million by improving their resource efficiency with specialist support from the Business Growth Hub, new figures reveal.

Worldwide LED Lighting

Worldwide LED Lighting Ltd achieves quality accreditation and new business with Business Growth Hub

Worldwide LED Lighting Ltd, a supplier and installer of LED lighting based in Tameside, has achieved full ISO accreditation and won new business with support from the Business Growth Hub.
 

Hallidays Solar Panels

Business support firm switches to green tech

Hallidays Group Ltd, an accountancy and business support company in Stockport, has partnered with a local green technology supplier to install LED lighting and solar PV on its site, saving £9,000 a year.

Stockport Town Hall by Flickr user Mikey

Stockport Sustainable Business Challenge winners announced

The winners of the Stockport Sustainable Business Challenge who will share a £50,000 funding pot have been announced by Stockport Economic Alliance.

ENER-G CHP is providing green energy supply to Manchester Town Hall Extension and Central Library

ENER-G CHP reduces carbon footprint of Manchester's historic town hall and library

Two of Manchester's finest public buildings are generating  their own low carbon energy supply via ENER-G combined heat and power (CHP) technology.

Greening Bolton

Three new and ambitious initiatives are, in their different ways, helping to bring a new green tinge to Bolton.

Q&A: Julian Packer, Greater Manchester Combined Authority

Julian Packer, Low Carbon Investment Director for the GMCA Core Investment Team (CIT), talks to Tina Bugliosi about the role of the PDU and the impact of the ELENA funding.

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