REGIO STARS 2013 winner: ENWORKS, North West England, UK
ENWORKS, Resource Efficiency Support (Manchester) wins the Regio Stars 2013 award in the Resource Efficiency Support category.
ENWORKS, in Manchester, is a unique environmental advice and support service that helps companies in the north west of England to make better use of increasingly scarce resources. Since 2007, with co-financing from the European Regional Development Fund, it has advised 4 000 small businesses, helping them to make annual savings of more than €16 million through resource efficiency, to cut 34 000 tonnes of CO2 emissions a year, and to create or save 967 jobs. ENWORKS shows how green innovation can boost productivity, cut costs and increase profits.
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