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Posted on 13 June 2018

Get into gear for Clean Air Day

Businesses are being urged to support national Clean Air Day on 21 June by tuning into a free webinar on how to influence senior management in addressing air quality.
Posted on 13 June 2018

Plastic: Are we ‘fiddling while Rome burns’?

Stockport recycling specialist Axion believes the hype over single-use plastics is overshadowing a much bigger issue - the 450,000 tonnes of UK plastic waste being exported to Asia every year.
Posted on 13 June 2018

From Formula 1 to fridges: Cheshire tech in awards race

Aerodynamic technology developed in Macclesfield alongside F1 racing giant Williams is helping to slash energy use in Sainsbury’s fridges, putting it in the running for a prestigious engineering award.
Posted on 30 May 2018

Green van tax incentives proposed

The government has launched a consultation on plans to lower tax on low emission vans, saying businesses have a “crucial role” in helping to reduce air pollution.
Posted on 30 May 2018

Engineering group funds energy saving with record sales

Shield Group, which bases some of its operations in Oldham, has slashed its energy use by 15 per cent to help manage increases in production after winning £15 million in new work.
Posted on 30 May 2018

Is resource efficiency the missing piece of the jigsaw?

New research shows that better resource efficiency is a far more effective approach to reducing emissions than ‘exciting new technologies’ or flagship government initiatives.
Posted on 30 May 2018

Growth in green goods and services on the up

The value of environmental goods and services in the UK economy reached £30.5 billion in 2015 - 23 per cent higher than in 2010.
Posted on 30 May 2018

Forget about the weather, what’s the power forecast?

National Grid has launched a new online tool which provides a 48 hour regional forecast of power production so users can plan to their energy use for when the grid is at its greenest.
Posted on 30 May 2018

Lloyds and Barclays join green lending drive

Lloyds Bank and Barclays are the latest major lenders to launch green business loan initiatives targeted at investments in low carbon tech and efficiency.
Posted on 30 May 2018

Events: Go Green for Business

GC Business Growth Hub is running a series fully-funded workshops in June and July designed to help Greater Manchester SMEs cut costs, enhance green credentials and grow their business.