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Posted on 26 August 2021

More funding for social housing as Tenants’ Climate Jury launches

The government has announced a new £160 million cash injection to enhance the energy efficiency of social housing, just as a first-of-its-kind Tenants’ Climate Jury gets underway in northern England.
Posted on 26 August 2021

A quick-fire guide to ‘Scope 3’ emissions

Claire Scott breaks down what is meant by ‘Scope 3’ greenhouse gas emissions, why they are important and how SMEs can begin to measure them as part of their carbon footprint.
Posted on 26 August 2021

Manufacturing, retail and tech firms urged to take climate steps

The government’s Net Zero Business Champion has written to the UK’s manufacturing, retail and technology sectors about the specific steps they can take to fight climate change.
Posted on 26 August 2021

Always thinking ahead: In Conversation with ISM Waste

Peter Allen, Director of Bury-based waste management firm ISM Waste, shares his thoughts about the future of waste and how ISM has always kept ahead of the environmental agenda.
Posted on 26 August 2021

Sobering IPCC climate report a ‘huge wake-up call’

The latest landmark scientific report on climate change has concluded that some catastrophic changes are already set in motion, but sustained cuts in carbon emissions will limit the worst effects.
Posted on 26 August 2021

Government publishes long-awaited Hydrogen Strategy

The UK’s first-ever Hydrogen Strategy sets out plans for supporting a world-leading hydrogen energy economy in areas like Greater Manchester, although some elements have proved controversial.
Posted on 26 August 2021

Feedback sought on plans for Bolton green innovation centre

Plans to turn a business park in Bolton into an environmental centre of excellence are picking up pace, with local businesses being asked to take part in a survey to learn how they could benefit.
Posted on 26 August 2021

How to be a ‘net zero ready’ supplier

Clare Fallon explains why supply chain sustainability is a vital part of any net zero strategy and how SMEs can cement their place as a supplier of choice for increasingly climate-conscious customers.
Posted on 26 August 2021

Greater Manchester Retrofit Skills Hub to train 1,000 people

Greater Manchester has launched a £1.1 million training academy dedicated to educating over a thousand people in building retrofit to help meet the city region’s 2038 carbon neutral target.
Posted on 28 July 2021

The true cost of your waste is higher than you think

Claire Scott uses real-world examples to show how the key to maximising cost and carbon savings is to think about waste in all its forms, as early in the manufacturing process as possible.