The first round saw a number of councils, charities, businesses, and public projects awarded almost £125,000 to take innovative steps to tackle littering in their communities.
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‘Firms need to ensure that energy challenges are covered in their strategies and have clearly defined actions, targets and budgets against them.’
‘It’s a once in a lifetime opportunity to get housing moving in the right direction and get sustainability on the agenda.’
NewStart spoke to three businesses who have turned what’s old into new and recycled their way to profits.
‘It is just too big a risk for us to take with the city’s money with no guarantee of it ever being fully repaid.’
‘The Real Junk Food Project does such important work in and around Leeds and we couldn’t be more delighted to be working with them.’
‘Let’s face it. We’ve all got plastic on our hands!’
Our planet is supporting an ever-wealthier population, increasing the necessity for sustainable solutions.
The tariff has encouraged a solar boom in the UK with almost a million homes now featuring solar panels.
Heat networks work by converting hot water from steam at a waste incinerator before distributing it to homes along a network of district heating pipes.