Road shows and adverts to educate the public on recycling.

Collections to aim for 70 per cent minimum recycling rate.

Over £85 million to be invested.

Two new academies to be built in Kettering.

Proposals given backing include helping communities develop renewable energy.

Research to create new coal gasification and carbon storage industries.

Grant to incentivise councils to work with partners in the public and private sector to build homes where needed.

Campaign to tidy Scotland’s streets and beaches.

Schemes to save money amd reduce carbon emissions.

New building standards to create jobs, reduce emissions and save householders money.

Contract services to include park, buildings and vehicle fleet maintenance.

Removal of Government subsidy will release more money for maintaining council houses.

Plans will also create hundreds of manufacturing jobs.

Young people to experience an interactive placement discovering the importance and effect of nature.

Project will divert 400,000 tonnes of biodegradable municipal waste annually by 2020.

Plans include no pay uplift in 2010-11 for senior public sector staff.


Event Diary

London Calling! Register online for The HVAC & Refrigeration Show 2018

Taking place at London’s ExCeL, ecobuild is the number one event for forward thinkers in the built environment, comprising the ecobuild conference and futurebuild districts.

Hotelympia 2018 will equip visitors with products, trends and innovations to develop their businesses.