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

Posted on 26 August 2020

Businesses invited to ‘Bike Back Better’

With £2bn being invested in cycling and walking nationwide, organisations in Greater Manchester are being invited to take part in a global competition in September to get more people on bikes.
Posted on 22 July 2020

Leading global firms team up for new alliance

Nine of the world’s biggest companies have joined forces to develop and deliver research, guidance and implementable roadmaps to help businesses achieve net zero carbon emissions.
Posted on 22 July 2020

How green tech and services companies can reimagine and relaunch

Green tech and services advisor Vicky Wilding highlights the importance of an effective marketing strategy to bounce back from lockdown and capitalise on the green recovery agenda.
Posted on 22 July 2020

Greater Manchester asks for views on city region’s parks

As part of Greater Manchester’s pioneering IGNITION project to encourage investment in green infrastructure, researchers are looking to understand how parks and green spaces are being used.
Posted on 22 July 2020

Start-up plans to put the ‘green’ into green recovery

With support from GC Business Growth Hub, a Manchester start-up hopes to play a role in building back better from COVID-19 by providing ‘nature-based solutions’ for buildings.
Posted on 22 July 2020

The importance of being ethical: In Conversation with Rowlinson Knitwear

Chris Rowlinson, director of business improvement at Stockport-based Rowlinson Knitwear, explains why an ethical and environmental approach to business is a key part of the company’s identity.
Posted on 22 July 2020

Social Value: what it is and why it’s more important than ever

Green technologies and services advisor Tolu Omideyi explains the concept of social value, how it’s used in procurement and why businesses should be embedding it in everything they do.
Posted on 22 July 2020

72% of firms reconsidering green credentials

The majority of UK businesses agree with the concept of a ‘green recovery’ from COVID-19 and are rethinking their environmental commitments, despite 6 in 10 temporarily decreasing investment.
Posted on 22 July 2020

£3bn plan to ‘save money, cut carbon, create jobs’

The government has unveiled a package of measures to support the creation of new jobs in the recovery from the Coronavirus, including a £3 billion green investment package for buildings.
Posted on 22 July 2020

Decarbonisation pathway for Greater Manchester published

Network operator Electricity North West has released a new report showing how Greater Manchester’s goal to be carbon neutral by 2038 will affect electricity use, heating and transport.