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

Posted on 26 October 2009

EU debate on WEEE and RoHS Directives

The European Union has held a policy debate on the proposed recast of WEEE and RoHS directives to extend their scope to include more types of electrical equipment.
Posted on 26 October 2009

Environmental Audit Committee launch new inquiry into UK air quality

The Environmental Audit Committee has recently launched a new inquiry into air quality in the UK following failure by Government to meet existing targets set by the EU Air Quality Framework Directive.
Posted on 26 October 2009

Businesses given further lift through scrappage scheme re-working

Government announces that 8-year-old vans are now eligible for the scrappage scheme.
Posted on 26 October 2009

£6 million fund for underground energy hunt

The Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) have announced funding for exploration of potential deep geothermal energy sites in the UK.
Posted on 22 October 2009

Envirolink Northwest Building Controls and Energy Efficiency Loan Scheme Workshops

Envirolink Northwest is hosting a day of workshops providing advice on the energy efficiency issues faced by North West businesses.
Posted on 22 October 2009

Envirowise launch ‘Rethink Waste’ campaign

New online advice for North West manufacturers to make real cost savings by reducing waste and increasing resource efficiency.
Posted on 19 October 2009

European lawmakers plan low carbon future for ICT sector

The European Commission (EC) has announced that it is supporting carbon-cutting recommendations for the Information and Communication Technology (ICT) sector.
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.