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Commit to reducing your energy demand for heating and cooling

Sign the Net Zero Carbon Buildings Commitment today!

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Cut your energy, waste and water consumption

It’ll reduce your carbon footprint and you can make savings too.

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Make your premises and buildings a nature friendly and relaxing space

Rain gardens, trees, green roofs and walls to the development of green spaces can all help to tackle the impacts of climate change and improve the health and wellbeing of your employees too

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Get smarter with how you heat your premises

There are lots of simple, straightforward actions you can take that won’t cost you anything and will start saving you money straight away

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Upgrade your lighting and equipment

It’ll cut your energy bills and reduce your environmental impact.

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Upgrade your vehicles to be cleaner and greener

Greater Manchester is taking action to improve air quality on local roads, now and for future generations…

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Encourage your employees to walk and cycle to work

You’ll have a happier, healthier and more productive workforce!

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Encourage your staff to volunteer in local nature projects

Greater Manchester has many different ways you can get involved and make a real difference to our environment.

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Make your green space available to help people and communities grow food

Could you make any of your land available for allotments or community gardens to help and encourage communities to grow their own food.

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Create an environmentally aware workforce

You staff will feel more involved in your business and you can achieve some quick and easy cost savings.

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Support a local food project

Could you provide cooking demonstrations or run a cooking club? You’ll be helping to tackle food waste and more.

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Can you provide funding or free spaces for food clubs?

Social investment could be used to support new enterprises such as the Good Food Bag.

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