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

Posted on 7 March 2018

The insatiable rise of the B-Corp business model

New research shows that businesses that pursue a B-Corp model, which puts profit on par with environmental and social impact, are growing much faster than traditional companies.
Posted on 21 February 2018

Vehicles powering buildings? Welcome to 2018

Salford University’s famous Energy House has become the latest test lab for vehicle-to-grid charging technology, which enables electric vehicle owners to sell energy back to the grid.
Posted on 21 February 2018

Most small businesses preparing for sustainability

Eight of ten SMEs plan to be more sustainable, but many admit to struggling with it in practice, according to new research. Thankfully, advice and support is available across the North West.
Posted on 21 February 2018

Plastic packaging is no longer just a moral issue

As the pressure on businesses to drop plastic continues apace, it has become “a competitive as well as a moral and ethical issue” and firms should move “very urgently”, according to a UK waste leader.
Posted on 21 February 2018

Salford manufacturer ‘closes the loop’ with plastic recycling

A plastic packaging producer in Salford is reaping the rewards of switching to a new type of plastic and installing an innovative recycling system that turns production waste into new product.
Posted on 21 February 2018

Will your property meet new energy standards by April?

One in five non-domestic properties are expected to be in breach of minimum energy efficiency standards which come into law this April.
Posted on 21 February 2018

Event: Industry 4.0 Summit

An annual summit exploring the future of smart manufacturing and factories of the future returns to Manchester Central on 28 February and 1 March.
Posted on 21 February 2018

Event: Industry 4.0 Summit

An annual summit exploring the future of smart manufacturing and factories of the future returns to Manchester Central on 28 February and 1 March.
Posted on 21 February 2018

Listening Event: GM Green Summit - Green Tech and Services

The Business Growth Hub is hosting a special listening event on 8 March for companies in Greater Manchester’s green tech and services sector.
Posted on 21 February 2018

Manchester: Red, blue AND green

Both of Manchester’s Premier League football clubs have been highlighted as examples of best practice in a new report detailing the impact of climate change on UK sport.