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

Posted on 21 December 2009

UK helps to seal Copenhagen Accord

The Copenhagen Climate Change negotiations went in to extra time with the final Accord still being discussed and agreed in Plenary in the early hours of Saturday morning (19 December 2009).
Posted on 21 December 2009

Manchester achieves LCEA status to secure low carbon growth

Greater Manchester has been designated the UK’s first Low Carbon Economic Area (LCEA) for the Built Environment, which will help the area build on its strong track record in regeneration.
Posted on 21 December 2009

Recycling regulations to be introduced for farm films

Defra has launched a consultation on setting up collection and recycling networks for producers of farm films or Non Packaging Agricultural Products (NPAP) such as silage wrap and crop covers.
Posted on 21 December 2009

Pressure as emissions deadline approaches

The Local Government Association has called for new measures to enable local authorities to reduce emissions in their areas and help the Government to avoid a potential fine of £300m.
Posted on 21 December 2009

Environment Agency advises sensible rebuilding of flood hit properties

The Environment Agency has advised owners of properties damaged by the recent flooding, which affected parts of Cumbria and Lancashire, to insist that insurers pay for repairs which make the property more flood-resilient.
Posted on 21 December 2009

Energy intensive businesses to suffer from reduced CCL exemption

Energy costs set to rise for Climate Change Agreement businesses through proposals to reduce discounts for energy from non-renewable sources.
Posted on 14 December 2009

Government shows support for low carbon transport

The Pre-Budget Report has revealed a number of Government incentives to help businesses to add low-carbon cars and vans to their fleets, as well as investment in low-carbon transport infrastructure.
Posted on 14 December 2009

Sustainable procurement event to help North West businesses ‘green’ supply chains

Envirolink Northwest is running a free event promoting sustainable procurement, encouraging the ‘greening’ of North West businesses’ supply chains.
Posted on 14 December 2009

Climate negotiations in Copenhagen vital for North West businesses

Reports have detailed the possible effects of dangerous climate change on North West businesses.
Posted on 14 December 2009

Government announces £200 million electrification programme for North West rail routes

Modernisation of key North West rail routes to improve efficiency and reliability and offer greener transport alternative for commuters.