Video Case Studies

Saving one million tonnes of carbon (part two)

Hear from the Mayor of Greater Manchester and other key figures on what saving one million tonnes of carbon means for the city region.

Saving one million tonnes of carbon (part one)

Our support has helped businesses across the North West to save one million tonnes of carbon dioxide equivalent by reducing their use of energy, water and materials.

Resin Surfaces Ltd

  • Chemicals sector
  • Improved packaging / process efficiency
  • Reduced waste
  • £56k annual savings

Bri-Tek Technologies

  • LED lighting
  • Low carbon sector support
  • New environmental policy / ISO 14001
  • Connected to new market opportunities

Utilitri Ltd

  • Renewables sector
  • Low carbon sector support
  • Improved marketing/sales strategy
  • Three jobs created

Abbey Logistics Group

  • Transport sector
  • Improved fuel / energy / water efficiency
  • £641k annual cost savings
  • 1,700 tonnes of CO2e savings per year

Camfil Farr

  • Manufacturing sector
  • Improved fuel / energy efficiency
  • £271k annual cost savings
  • 942 tonnes of CO2e savings per year

Crown Paints Ltd

  • Chemical sector
  • Improved energy / material efficiency
  • £600k annual cost savings
  • 295 tonnes of CO2e savings per year

More Customer Stories

Silcoms, Bolton - SME (Engineering)

Bolton-based engineering firm Silcoms is saving over £16,000 a year in electricity costs simply by identifying and fixing leaks in its compressed air pipework at minimal cost.  

Synectic Design, Bolton - SME (Environmental Tech)

Bolton-based Synectic Design is ready to capitalise on the growing market for demand side response thanks to support from low carbon sector specialists at the Business Growth Hub.  

A&D Sports, Rochdale - SME (Manufacturing)

Rochdale-based A&D Sports, which designs, manufactures and supplies high-end gym equipment, is going from strength to strength after installing a super-efficient on-site packaging system.  

Perfect Sense Energy, Wigan - SME (Lighting Technologies)

Wigan-based Perfect Sense Energy is on track to double its profits, having benefitted from specialist low carbon sector support from the Business Growth Hub.  

Resin Surfaces Ltd, Stockport - SME (Chemicals)

Stockport manufacturer Resin Surfaces Ltd (RSL), part of The Sherwin–Williams Company, is finding continued success with a range of innovative eco-friendly solutions for floors and walls.  

One Electrical, Manchester - SME (Lighting Technologies)

Manchester-based lighting and wiring accessories manufacturer, One Electrical, has launched an innovative new LED lighting solution and set ambitious growth plans for the next 12 to 18 months.  

Bolton Textiles, Bolton - SME (Textiles)

The Bolton Textiles Group is investigating a host of innovative green solutions, including solar windows and creating new products from waste material.  

Wilkinson Star Ltd, Salford - SME (Engineering)

Salford-based engineering equipment supplier, Wilkinson Star, is investigating measures to reduce its energy consumption following support from the Business Growth Hub.