Latest News

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

Posted on 26 November 2021

Ten important steps on every organisation’s route to Net Zero

Rebecca Chedd sets out some of the key activities every business needs to consider on their carbon reduction journey, including useful resources SMEs can use at each step.
Posted on 26 November 2021

Who were the green economy winners at COP26?

Katherine Burden breaks down the big announcements from COP26 to highlight the green technologies and services most likely to benefit, and those that needed more attention.
Posted on 26 November 2021

Greater Manchester unveils vision for carbon neutral transport network

Greater Manchester has set out plans to become the first city region to deliver a carbon neutral transport network, having also announced a new energy partnership ahead of COP26.
Posted on 26 November 2021

SMEs account for half of business emissions

Smaller businesses are responsible for around half of all greenhouse gas emissions from UK business, but many in Greater Manchester are still unsure about the net zero agenda.
Posted on 26 November 2021

All new buildings to have electric charge points from next year

In a now-infamous speech to businesses, the Prime Minister announced world-leading regulations to require all new homes, buildings and major renovations to be ‘electric vehicle ready’ from 2022.
Posted on 26 November 2021

Historic new Environment Act becomes law

A long-delayed Environment Bill has finally been passed into UK legislation, heralding in a new post-EU era for regulation and enforcement on air quality, nature, water and waste reduction.
Posted on 26 November 2021

Clothing manufacturer set to open ‘ground-breaking’ eco factory

Creative Apparel in Stockport is building a new factory featuring renewable energy, rainwater harvesting, green walls and high-tech smart machinery.
Posted on 26 November 2021

Reaction to historic COP26 summit

The COP26 climate summit in Glasgow ended with a new agreement to accelerate climate action that was not as ambitious as hoped, but experts argue it still sent an important signal to businesses.
Posted on 1 November 2021

An introduction to science-based climate targets

Claire Scott explains what is meant by climate change targets that are ‘science-based’, why they’re important and how SMEs can follow a science-based pathway in their own carbon reduction plans.
Posted on 1 November 2021

Skills Bootcamp to provide hundreds with retrofit training

More than 200 unemployed people or those changing careers will receive training in retrofitting skills as part of a new programme to help Greater Manchester reach its carbon neutral target.