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Posted on 28 April 2021

UK enshrines new 2035 target to cut emissions by 78%

The government has announced a new milestone target on the UK’s journey to net zero emissions, described as the “most ambitious target to cut emissions in the world”.
Posted on 28 April 2021

Greater Manchester Natural Capital Annual Conference 2021

Businesses are invited to a conference on 17-18 June to learn about how nature-based solutions are being deployed in Greater Manchester to tackle social and environmental challenges.
Posted on 28 April 2021

The case for sustainability: Thoughts from two SMEs on the frontline

Rebecca Chedd shares the thoughts of two of her clients in Greater Manchester who are making great strides towards sustainability, despite differing perspectives and challenges.
Posted on 28 April 2021

Shifting to low carbon products: In Conversation with Prema Energy

We catch up with James Taylor, General Manager of specialist oil supplier Prema Energy in Stockport, to discuss how and why they are pivoting the business towards low carbon products and services.
Posted on 28 April 2021

Greater Manchester charging scheme raises £4m in 6 days

An innovative electric vehicle charging scheme in Greater Manchester has crowdfunded over £4 million in investment in less than a week from ordinary people across the UK.
Posted on 28 April 2021

Standing up for domestic retrofit suppliers in Greater Manchester

Tolu Omideyi explains how the Hub’s Green Technologies and Services advisors are helping local suppliers get fair access to domestic retrofit opportunities in Greater Manchester.
Posted on 28 April 2021

New waste rules proposed for packaging

The government has set out its latest plans for a new producer responsibility system for packaging, which will make companies producing and handling packaging fully liable for costs of disposal.
Posted on 28 April 2021

North West heading for a million electric cars and vans by 2030

Electricity North West, the region’s electricity network operator, is preparing the network for up to a million electric vehicles on the road by the end of the decade, with businesses leading the uptake.
Posted on 31 March 2021

Electric vehicle grants ‘refocused’ to more affordable models

The highly successful plug-in car, van and truck grant has been cut by £500 and will now be restricted to cars under £35,000 to ‘allow more people to benefit’, the government says.
Posted on 31 March 2021

A real factory of the future: In Conversation with Creative Apparel

Phil Millar, Managing Director of Creative Apparel in Stockport, tells us about his plans to open a ground-breaking eco-factory-cum-technology-incubator in 2022 and support more creative jobs.