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Posted on 25 March 2020

Coronavirus may impact renewables investment

Planning applications for renewable energy projects hit a 4-year high in 2019 as the demand for clean power continues to rise, but the Coronavirus outbreak may cool performance in 2020.
Posted on 25 March 2020

Mobility in the city: In Conversation with Swifty Scooters

Jason Iftakhar, co-founder of Swifty Scooters, tells green tech advisor Daniel Dickinson the story behind their innovative adult scooters and what the future holds for sustainable urban travel.
Posted on 25 March 2020

Greater Manchester launches new clean air campaign

Greater Manchester has launched a new campaign to encourage action on air quality and raise awareness of the city region’s plans for the largest Clean Air Zone in the UK.
Posted on 25 March 2020

UK set for electric vehicle boom

New data suggests that UK businesses are planning to invest £12 billion in electric vehicles over the next two years - nearly a 50 per cent increase compared to the previous 24 months.
Posted on 25 March 2020
Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak with the Budget briefcase.

Green highlights from the 2020 Budget

The 2020 Budget may have been dominated by the response to the Coronavirus outbreak, but there were new green announcements on heating, electric vehicles, packaging and clean tech innovation.
Posted on 25 March 2020

How the digital revolution can power us to zero carbon

Low carbon lead Amy House shares the thoughts of a panel of innovators who are utilising the power of AI and data to cut carbon emissions and achieve their green objectives.
Posted on 26 February 2020

Wigan firm charging up the EV market

Wigan-based Ecoplugg is boosting its share of the rapidly growing UK market for electric vehicle charging points, thanks in part to support from specialists at GC Business Growth Hub.
Posted on 26 February 2020

World annual resource use passes 100bn tonnes

The global economy is now consuming over 100 billion tonnes of materials a year for the first time ever, with only 8.6 per cent being reused - sparking concern from experts.
Posted on 26 February 2020

Nature-based solutions and the exciting opportunities ahead for Greater Manchester

Green technologies and services advisor Vicky Wilding explores Greater Manchester’s pioneering plans to create a burgeoning new sector in nature-based solutions for greener buildings and spaces.
Posted on 26 February 2020

Prepare for Clean Air: In Conversation with TfGM

Megan Black from Transport for Greater Manchester explains what is being done to support sustainable transport in Greater Manchester and how the region’s proposed Clean Air Zone would work.