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Salford studio saves £22k annually following grant funding

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Media City studio and production firm Un.Titled Studio made huge savings to their energy bills by replacing its old, inefficient gas heating with a grant funded heat pump.

Green Economy forge new partnership for tech waste disposal firm

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Asset Lifecycle Solutions (ALS) have recently delivered a tech disposal project spearheaded by the Green Economy team. We sat down to speak with Ben Griffin, Managing Director of ALS, about the barriers to tech disposal and how your organisation can manage its waste securely.

Raising the profile of green tech innovators

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Heating technology innovators Thermocill seized new market exposure opportunities through Green Economy, leading to increased profile and new sales.

Tameside nursery makes annual savings on energy bills with heat pumps

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Yellow Door Day Nursery was awarded a grant to replace their existing gas boiler with electric heat pumps, reducing the businesses gas consumption equating to 5.65 CO2e tonnes and creating cost savings of £1,200 each year.

Solar reduces grid reliance by almost 50 per cent for north western manufacturer

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Green Economy introduced solar business Kast to Air Handlers, a north western manufacturer, to deliver a 60kW solar system worth £50,512.

EV infrastructure firms find their match

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EVC Group, based in Bury, has launched a new EV charge point service, increased headcount by three and gained sales worth £200k, following support from Green Economy.

Electrifying your fleet – three organisations who plugged in

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Secure Contracting, University of Salford, and Stagecoach have undergone fleet electrification. Switching to electric or hybrid vehicles can generate immediate on-road carbon savings for your business. We spoke to the three organisations who plugged in to hear their advice on going electric.

Installing solar a 'no brainer' for building product extrusion firm

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Quantum Profile Systems Ltd (QPSL) has made impressive strides towards net zero, including solar panels installed by Green Economy member, Perfect Sense Energy.

Boarding the Solar-Coaster - Pitching Green Tech

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Ellard are in the business of automation and, as part of their Scope One plan to be net zero by 2025, met with Green Economy’s solar installation clients to achieve their decarbonisation goals.

Energy firm bolstering the UKs net zero transition

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Enviroheat HET is a business with grand plans to transform the global energy market through innovative new technologies.

Lighting the way to net zero

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Green Economy client Ligero Design talks about the role that lighting plays in the net zero transition, the significant cost savings it can deliver, as well as improved lighting conditions for building occupants.

Arts, culture and climate change

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Simon Curtis, Convenor of the Manchester Arts Sustainability Team (MAST), tells us about the role of arts and culture on climate change and how the Hub has supported the sector in Greater Manchester.