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

Posted on 16 October 2009

Lobbyists call for more support for solar power producers

An alliance of construction companies, solar energy groups and politicians has appealed to the Government to increase its proposed level of financial support for solar power generators.
Posted on 16 October 2009

Government looking towards zero waste future

Environment Secretary, Hilary Benn, has outlined his vision of a ‘zero waste nation’ in a speech at a summit of Local Authorities and the waste industry.
Posted on 16 October 2009

‘New kind of rain’ brings increased flood risk

Head of Environment Agency warns of climate change flood risk for UK towns and cities.
Posted on 16 October 2009

Defra lays out business waste future

The Government has published its policy aims and objectives for Commercial and Industrial waste in England.
Posted on 16 October 2009

'Chameleon' tiles - the future of energy efficient buildings?

Innovative roof tiles which change colour in different heats can keep buildings cooler in summer and warmer in winter.
Posted on 12 October 2009

Company forces staff to go green!

The UK’s largest property company has launched a new energy saving scheme making sure that all its office staff get involved in reducing energy wastage.
Posted on 12 October 2009

Final details of Carbon Reduction Commitment (CRC) confirmed

The Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) has announced the final details of the Government’s Carbon Reduction Commitment (CRC) including improvements made after business and trade body consultation.
Posted on 12 October 2009

North West given advanced warning of possible water crunch!

Envirowise advises businesses to look into water recovery and re-use technology to reduce water costs in the short- term and improve the sustainability of the region’s supply in the long-term.
Posted on 12 October 2009

North West food and drink companies invited to Quick Wins Workshop

Free networking opportunity for the region's food and drink sector to improve resource efficiency and reduce waste costs.
Posted on 12 October 2009

Environmental innovation support programme to benefit region’s SMEs

A 3 year support programme designed by Lancaster University has received over £3 million of funding to help hundreds of North West businesses exploit new market opportunities for more environmentally sound products and services.