News and Events
Helping to make Greater Manchester a world-leading Green City Region is our priority. Our environment underpins all aspects of our daily lives. We face urgent and significant challenges presented by a changing climate that require us all to take action now if we are to achieve our goal of carbon-neutrality by 2038.
Green upgrades for Greater Manchester public buildings with £78m decarbonisation fund
Greater Manchester Combined Authority (GMCA) awarded £78m through the Government’s Public Sector Decarbonisation SchemeRead
Retrofitting scheme extended to help residents save on bills with £10,000 grants
The Green Homes Grant Local Authority Delivery Scheme, managed by the GMCA, provides grants of up to £10,000 for energy efficiency improvements for low-income householdsRead
GMCA Unites with Food Waste Action Week to Break the Cycle
2021 is a special year – not only is the UK hosting the COP, but it’s also a Census year! It’s crucial that all residents and households are counted, so we have a solid evidence base to plan and fund public services. Find out more about how to take part.Read
Design Your Own Eco-Street With £6,000 Funding
Design Your Own Eco-Street is a new and exciting opportunity from Groundwork Greater Manchester giving communities the chance to win £6,000 funding to transform an unused area into an exciting green space.Read
Greater Manchester’s Crompton Moor on BBC’s Countryfile
Did you tune into Countryfile last Sunday night? You might have spotted Greater Manchester’s exciting project to help stop flooding across our city region.Read
Play Your Part in Nature’s Recovery!
Here in Greater Manchester, we’re developing a Nature Recovery Plan, so we can protect, maintain, and improve our natural environment. We’d love to hear your views on how we can make our city region a greener place for people and wildlife.Read
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