Manchester switches on a light that will never go out

The local authority has switched on the ‘Tower of Light’ which is part of a massive heat network project that will distribute low carbon heat and electricity

Britain is powering towards all-green electricity by 2035

Addressing the Conservative Party Conference, Boris Johnson will reportedly unveil plans for a green grid

United Utilities introduces wastewater treatment tech to slash emissions

The new system is forecast to lead to power savings of up to 84% compared to older models

‘Manchester’s first’ hydrogen fuel hub takes steps forward

The planning application for a 200MW commercial hydrogen fuel hub at the Trafford Low Carbon Energy Park has been submitted

Hospitals launch V2G project to help Manchester reach carbon-neutrality

EVs that transport medication and medical equipment will store energy and feed it back into the grid to help supply energy at times of peak demand

Could the ‘first’ hydrogen firing of industrial boiler in Manchester hold the key to UK’s decarbonisation?

The ‘HyNet Industrial Fuel Switching’ programme aims to make the industry confident to make the switch from natural gas to hydrogen

Highview Power breaks ground on CRYOBattery storage facility in Manchester

The 250MWh project is considered to be one of Europe’s largest energy storage systems

Octopus Energy Group buys Upside Energy

The move is expected to support the firm’s ambition to make the UK ‘Silicon Valley of Energy’

Centrica powers 32 double-decker e-buses in Manchester

The e-bus fleet is forecast to save an estimated 920,000 litres of diesel a year and reduce annual carbon dioxide by 2,400 tonnes

Manchester is ‘home of the greenest people in the UK’

Nearly 32% of Brits intend to cut down the energy usage in their home, according to a new report