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Posted on 6 December 2017

Green highlights from the new Industrial Strategy

The government has revealed the full details of its Industrial Strategy to boost growth and productivity, naming clean growth as one of four key ‘Grand Challenges’ for the economy.
Posted on 6 December 2017

Looking back on 2017

Thank you for reading Green Intelligence during 2017! Our next newsletter will be in your inbox on 10 January 2018. In the meantime, here’s a recap of the biggest stories of the year…
Posted on 22 November 2017

Green highlights from 2017 Autumn Budget

Despite being overshadowed by Brexit, growth forecasts, housing, and the NHS, there were a few important green announcements in the Chancellor’s Autumn Budget.
Posted on 22 November 2017

UK will have new green standards body after Brexit

The government has revealed plans for a new statutory body for upholding environmental standards that will have powers to enforce laws post-Brexit and ‘hold the powerful to account’.
Posted on 22 November 2017

Clean air plans could affect 1.5m small firms

Forthcoming Clean Air Zones in towns and cities currently breaching air quality limits - including seven in the North West - could disproportionately affect small businesses, according to the FSB.
Posted on 22 November 2017

Property management firm caught out by waste crime

A Cheshire company has been fined £5,000 after its waste was illegally dumped by a third party without its knowledge - highlighting the need for firms to properly check their waste carrier.
Posted on 22 November 2017

Tidal power on the Mersey?

A previously-shelved proposal to build a tidal power station on the River Mersey has been re-launched by Liverpool mayor Steve Rotherham.
Posted on 22 November 2017

University suppliers celebrated for responsible practices

The University of Manchester has held its first ever awards ceremony to recognise suppliers taking action to be more sustainable - highlighting two Manchester SMEs for ‘outstanding demonstration’.
Posted on 22 November 2017

How Manchester Met became the UK’s greenest university

Manchester Metropolitan University has been named the UK’s top university for environmental and ethical performance, making it the fifth consecutive year it has been in the top three.
Posted on 22 November 2017

Kellogg’s starts clean power drive from Manchester

Kellogg’s has become the latest major corporation to set a target for using 100 per cent renewable electricity, having already achieved the feat at its headquarters in Manchester.