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The M&S Energy Community Energy Fund

Contributed by Alice Litchfield on 03.05.2016

An Article about the M&S Energy Community Energy Fund. Written by Alice Litchfield 

The M&S Community Energy Fund competition is back for 2016. It enables projects in the UK to enter and their aim is to generate renewable energy communities that are more environmentally and financially sustainable. M&S has over £350,000 to distribute to the communities across the UK and so makes for an exciting project to enter.

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Chorlton's Big Green Happening 2016

Contributed by Alice Litchfield on 25.04.2016

An Article about the Chorlton Big Green Happening which took place on 23rd April 2016. Written by Alice Litchfield 

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MMU ISO Celebration Event

Contributed by Alice Litchfield on 25.04.2016

An Article about the Manchester Metropolitan University Celebration of them becoming the first University in the UK to achieve the revised ISO 14001:2015 standard. Written by Alice Litchfield 

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Give it, don’t bin it - Student Recycling Revolution

Contributed by Emma Charlotte Richards on 25.04.2016

An Article about the Universities and Council's initiative to get students to recycle and donate what they would normally throw away. Written by Emma Charlotte Richards 

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Manchester Friends of the Earth - Open Meeting

Contributed by Alice Litchfield on 20.04.2016

An Article about the Friends of the Earth open meeting held on the 12th April 2016, written by Alice Litchfield

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MMU ISO Celebration

Contributed by Alice Litchfield on 19.04.2016

An Article about Manchester Metropolitan University's ISO Celebration, written by Alice Litchfield 

On Thursday 21st April, Manchester Metropolitan University are celebrating; they are the first UK University to achieve the revised ISO 14001: 2015 standards and are implementing them throughout the university.

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Beyond the Paris Climate Change Conference

Contributed by Jonathan Atkinson on 29.03.2016

How can energy efficiency co-operatives contribute to achieving 2050 targets?

To paraphrase the great Douglas Adams, author of Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy, Climate Change is big. Really big. You just won't believe how vastly, hugely, mind-bogglingly big it is.

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Good Year for Green Spaces

Contributed by Dave Barlow on 23.03.2016

While nothing will ever be perfect, there has been a heck of a lot of positive partner activity across the City in the world of Green Infrastructure that needs shouting about.

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Just Sustainabilities – Julian Agyeman lecture

Contributed by Ishiko Yi-Shien Looi on 22.03.2016

Julian Agyeman delivered SEED’s (School of Environment, Education and Development at The University of Manchester) 2016 lecture to over 50 students at University Place.

The Professor is from Tufts University in the US talked about ‘Just Sustainability’ and living within limits. This lecture was the start of the University’s Just Festival and was broadcast to a number of places around the world.

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Clean Energy must power the Powerhouse

Contributed by Alice Howse on 15.03.2016

An Article about the Northern Clean Energy Declaration from Green Alliance, by Alice Howse 

Once the Industrial Revolution of the country, the North now want to be at the forefront of a new, global, clean energy revolution.

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