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

Posted on 18 September 2009

Pressure increases on government to incentivise trade waste collection

Local Authorities and the County Surveyors' Society have called for government to change regulations to allow more efficient and cost effective trade waste collection schemes.
Posted on 18 September 2009

Ofgem adapts to take leading role in UK’s low carbon economy

Ofgem restructures creating Ofgem E-Serve which will focus on administration and delivery of environmental and sustainability projects, helping the UK to meet low carbon economy challenge.
Posted on 18 September 2009

North West hospitality sector overlooking efficiency schemes

The North West’s hotels and restaurants are missing out on cost savings by wrongly assuming energy and waste efficiency projects are too expensive to implement.
Posted on 18 September 2009

Environment Agency to publish companies resource efficiency data

Despite opposition from trade associations, resource efficiency data for specific organisations and sites will be published as part of the pollution inventory next year.
Posted on 14 September 2009

Big response to environmental permitting consultation delays implementation

Defra has published a summary of responses to its ‘Consultation on revised waste exemptions from environmental permitting’ and has delayed implementation to resolve further issues.
Posted on 11 September 2009

WRAP releases reporting and contracting assistance for construction and waste sectors

A new, user-friendly measurement tool, developed by the Waste and Resources Action Programme (WRAP), is set to increase the transparency of waste transfers between the construction sector and waste contractors.
Posted on 11 September 2009

Defra to launch consultation on landfill bans

Defra is considering altering waste regulations to include bans or restrictions on the types of wastes which can go to UK landfill sites.
Posted on 10 September 2009

TV dragon gets behind energy efficiency scheme

Theo Paphitis, entrepreneur and star of TV’s Dragon’s Den, has launched the Carbon Trust’s Big Business Refit campaign, which could save UK SMEs £40million.
Posted on 10 September 2009

Join the energy roadshow

Businesses operating in the North West’s thriving energy sector can learn more about export opportunities during a special event later this month.
Posted on 10 September 2009

£7.2 million for fuel cells and hydrogen demonstration programme

A competition for up to £7.2 million of funding for companies to develop Hydrogen and Fuel Cell technology has recently opened.