Greener Greater Manchester - an ambition to be carbon net zero by 2038
Manchester – the world’s 6th Greenest City
(Resonance World’s Greenest Cities 2020)
Home to world-leading research in hydrogen, graphene and fuel cell energy
Leading a green revolution with a region-wide Clean Air Zone, with over £120m of funding to support greener vehicles
A vision to change our production with a plan for greener smart energy
Greater Manchester has set an ambitious target of achieving net carbon neutrality by 2038. This can be achieved through the combined efforts of people working across the region to address global challenges while protecting and enhancing the natural environment. People across the public, private and education sectors in Greater Manchester are playing a leading role in developing low carbon solutions for: smart energy, retrofitting, transport, green innovation, natural environment, aviation, green finance, and green skills/jobs.
On this site powered by the team at Marketing Manchester, we’ll be posting news from the relevant themes from across Greater Manchester. Browse the articles below to see everything Greener Greater Manchester.
Latest Greener Greater Manchester News
The Royal Northern College of Music has been awarded £3.4m to lower its carbon footprint, with new decarbonisation measures set to be introduced, reducing its annual energy usage by up to 41%.
A new white paper from the Greater Manchester Local Enterprise Partnership has been published to answer the big questions around the future of our cities, and their contributions to climate.
Transport for Greater Manchester has launched a new £800,000 funding package and web portal to help businesses and employers embed sustainable travel behaviours into their workforce.
Net Zero North West have set out a multi-billion pound prospectus positioning the North West as the UK’s top region for post-Covid green investment.
Plans for a new 160-acre urban farm and eco-park in Oldham have advanced following a successful Government funding bid.
Plans have been submitted to transform a city centre disused viaduct into a new skyline park for residents.