Climate Emergency

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The Climate Emergency facing our world is a very real issue, but there is plenty we can do to take action to help protect our planet.

Cheshire West and Chester Council declared a Climate Emergency in the borough in 2019 and put forward its Climate Emergency Response plan, which aims to help the borough become carbon neutral by 2045.

This is a space to share ideas, stories and tips about what you are doing locally to reduce your carbon emissions and impact on the environment. Now's the time to react and play your part to make our borough carbon neutral.

The Climate Emergency facing our world is a very real issue, but there is plenty we can do to take action to help protect our planet.

Cheshire West and Chester Council declared a Climate Emergency in the borough in 2019 and put forward its Climate Emergency Response plan, which aims to help the borough become carbon neutral by 2045.

This is a space to share ideas, stories and tips about what you are doing locally to reduce your carbon emissions and impact on the environment. Now's the time to react and play your part to make our borough carbon neutral.

  • Festive food tips to cut down your waste

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    Every year in the UK, approximately seven million tonnes of food is wasted and, just during Christmas, two million turkeys, five million Christmas puddings and 74 million mince pies get thrown out, even though they are still edible.

    With Christmas food bills averaging between £100 - 300 per household, and over a third of us admitting to throwing away more food at Christmas than at any other time of the year, we can all play our part to cut down our waste in an effort to help the environment and our wallets.

    Wasting food contributes to climate change. When we waste food, we’re wasting the resources it takes to produce it and the hours it takes to make it and transport it.

    Here are some ideas to help you cut down your food waste this Christmas and help the environment.

    • Plan for the correct number of people you are cooking for, so that you don’t over shop.
    • Buy seasonal, fresh, local fruit and vegetables.
    • Visit your local butcher or farm to pre-order local meat – they can also advise on the size you will need for the number of people you are cooking for.
    • Try drying apples, oranges or cranberries for a healthy snack to have over the festive break or in the new year.
    • Buy loose fruit and vegetables from your local greengrocers and only buy what you need, rather than buying pre-packaged food that you may not use.
    • Eat up and use up your leftovers. Check out the Love Food Hate Waste website for great ideas on how to use up your food leftovers this Christmas. We love the look of this bubble and squeak recipe to use up your sprouts and leftovers roast potatoes.
    • Remember to store your food correctly to help it last as long as possible. The Love Food Hate Waste website has useful guide on how to store different food.
    • If you have edible leftover food that you can’t eat or store, donate it to a local food bank or list it on a food sharing app such as Olio.
    • Recycle what you can’t eat either in a home compost or in your food waste bin.

    A local initiative that is helping to cut down food waste is The Very Green Grocery in Northwich and Winsford, a not-for-profit organisation run by Changing Lives Together which aims to prevent food waste by offering surplus stock from supermarket and farmers, to local residents. The food on offer is still fresh, edible and 100 per cent delicious. The team supports residents of Winsford, Northwich and the surrounding areas by offering essential fresh food and dietary staples, drinks, and so much more for a very reasonable £5 per bag.

    In Ellesmere Port, The Port Grocery, another not-for-profit organisation, offer a similar service.

    Information sources

    WRAP (Waste and Resources Action Programme)

    Love Food Hate Waste


    Changing Lives Together

    Every effort has been made to that ensure the information used in all climate emergency articles is accurate. All information used to inform the articles has been taken from reputable sources and those sources are given at the end of each article.

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  • Solar Together Cheshire and Warrington Initiative awarded Green Expo's Innovation in Energy Award

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    Solar Together Cheshire and Warrington, a pioneering initiative aimed at supporting UK residential customers in the installation of solar panels, has recently been awarded the Green Expo Hynet Award for Innovation in Energy. This prestigious recognition underscores Solar Together Cheshire & Warrington's significant contributions to promoting sustainable energy solutions.

    Green Expo 2023 Awards Winner Innovation in Energy

    Thanks to a partnership with Cheshire East Council, Cheshire West and Chester Council, and Warrington Borough Council, households in Cheshire and Warrington can now easily access solar panels and optional added battery storage through group buying. This helps to make the transition to a renewable solar energy source easier and more affordable than it might otherwise be. This partnership represents a shared commitment to

    environmental responsibility and community empowerment, demonstrating the power of collaboration in driving positive change.

    George Frost, spokesperson from Solar Together, commented: “We are delighted to see the Borough Councils of Cheshire East, Cheshire West and Warrington recognised for the impact they are having on carbon reduction by encouraging households to invest in solar PV on their roofs.”

    “Many people know they want solar but don’t know where to start. The Borough Councils have helped create a safe environment where people feel comfortable to make the decision to install panels when they might otherwise not do so.”

    The first Solar Together scheme in Cheshire and Warrington saw an overwhelming response, with over 6,000 registrations from local residents eager to install solar photovoltaic (PV) systems in their homes. This enthusiastic participation underscores the community's growing interest in renewable energy and sustainable living practices.

    Councillor Louise Gittins, Leader of Cheshire West and Chester Council, said: "It’s been fantastic to see the enthusiasm from residents across the area to find out more about renewable energy systems for their homes and business. By working together with our neighbouring local authorities and Solar Together we’ve been able to provide residents with options to install solar PV systems at a competitive price. As more of us move to renewable energy sources we’re all helping the nation to reach its goal of becoming carbon neutral.”

    The Green Expo judges said; “Although group-buying is nothing new, Solar Together has the support of three Councils working together to offer residents the opportunity to benefit from 'Solar Together Cheshire and Warrington'. The scheme will help homeowners feel confident that they are paying the right price for a high-quality installation from pre-approved installers.”

    This award is not only a testament to Solar Together Cheshire and Warrington's innovation and dedication but also reflects the broader community's support and enthusiasm for green energy initiatives. As a pioneer in innovative energy solutions, Solar Together remains steadfast in its mission to make solar installations more accessible for all.

    Solar Together Cheshire and Warrington is a comparable initiative to other Solar Together schemes run in collaboration with 23 county councils, combined authorities, or groups of unitary areas across England. Together, it has delivered nearly 28,000 solar panel installations to date.

    For more information about Solar Together and its initiatives, please visit

  • Plans submitted for Ellesmere Port Market improvements

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    Following a pre-planning consultation process held in November, plans for external improvements to Ellesmere Port market have now been submitted for planning approval.

    Ellesmere Port Market entrance illustration.

    The proposed works being undertaken by the Council are designed to create a more sustainable building and make the market a more welcoming and vibrant space, boost footfall and deliver wider benefits for Ellesmere Port Town Centre.

    New external cladding will improve energy efficiency and help to make the market more attractive and visible with a bright new colour scheme and signage incorporating separate dedicated entrances for the market hall and the flea market event space.

    By creating its own entrance, the flea market would be able to function independently from the market, for example when the market is closed in the evenings.

    The bright new external colour scheme has been inspired by a Vauxhall colour chart used between 1971- 1974, linking the market to the nearby Stellantis factory. Vauxhall produced its first cars in Ellesmere Port in 1964. The proposed exterior colours are based on 'Sunspot' warm yellow for the market entrance canopy and 'Tasman Orange' for the flea market entrances, alongside black and pale grey cladding.

    Energy efficiency proposals include the installation of solar panels on the roof, low energy lighting and increased insulation within the new external cladding.

    As part of the pre-planning consultation, a public display of the proposed plans was exhibited in the market between 1 - 12 November and an online feedback form was also provided. Traders, local councillors and other business groups were also consulted.

    Feedback was very supportive, and the majority of responses backed the proposed exterior improvements and their feedback helped shape the current proposals.

    During the planning application process further feedback can be submitted via the Council's Planning Portal until 6 January 2024.

    Councillor Nathan Pardoe, Cabinet Member for Inclusive Economy, Regeneration and Digital Transformation, said: "Thanks to its brilliant traders, Ellesmere Port Market is a much-loved community asset. The improvements that the Council are making will make the market even better, and the Council has made sure that all the existing stalls can stay in the new market.

    "From the comments received so far, it’s clear Ellesmere Port's residents and market traders firmly believe that it should remain a traditional market. The project team will make sure this happens in a future-proofed Ellesmere Port market that people can enjoy for years to come."

    The market improvements are part of a £13 million project using funding from the Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities' Levelling Up Fund. The project will transform the Ellesmere Port Market, prepare for low carbon town centre housing around Coronation Road to help bring new footfall to the town centre and create a new walking, wheeling and cycling route.

    Ellesmere Port Market planning application

  • £1.6 million funding to be distributed to local Climate Emergency projects

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    Cheshire West and Chester Council has supported 12 projects through its £1.6 million Climate Emergency Fund this financial year.

    The Climate Emergency Fund has been running for a number of years, providing a financial boost for local organisations and Council projects that will reduce carbon emissions, improve air quality, reduce litter and improve biodiversity.

    The fund has been set up as part of the Council's work to tackle the Climate Emergency and both local organisations and Council services, delivering projects that meet set criteria, were able to bid for funding.

    The Hospice of the Good Shepherd

    The successful applicants for the latest round of funding include the following.

    Community-led bids:

    • Hospice of the Good Shepherd energy efficiency
    • Tarporley Scouts low carbon heating
    • Chester FC energy efficiency

    Council and Council company bids:

    • Brio Leisure pool covers
    • Installing light-emitting diode (LED) lights at Brio Leisure Centre
    • LED lighting for 10 public libraries
    • Reducing the carbon footprint of Bishop Lloyds Palace
    • Low carbon heating and energy efficiency at the Mulberry Centre
    • Increasing household food waste recycling
    • Wildflowers to support the Council's wildflower strategy
    • Lache community centre energy efficiency
    • Northwich library energy efficiency

    Councillor Louise Gittins, Leader of Cheshire West and Chester Council, said: "It is vitally important that we continue to invest in both our communities and our operations to make them more effective, deliver better value for money and reduce our carbon emissions. A wide range of projects will benefit from this support - from nature enhancement projects through to energy efficiency and infrastructure improvements. Each of these projects will, in their own way, reduce carbon emissions in west Cheshire and help us to achieve our target of the borough becoming carbon neutral by 2045 and the Council, as an organisation, by 2030."

    Caroline Siddall, Director of Income Generation at the Hospice of the Good Shepherd, said: "The funding from Cheshire West and Chester Council Climate Emergency Fund towards the cost of new windows for the hospice will prove to be invaluable.

    "Not only will the grant help us towards the costs of replacing windows that are over 30 years old, but the grant will also help us to reduce our carbon footprint and the cost of our heating bills. It will cost £5.1 million to run the hospice this year and going forward these costs will only increase, and the benefits of the new windows will be a lasting legacy we are a very grateful for the support."

    This funding plays a key part in the Council's Climate Emergency response plan which sets out how the Council, businesses, residents and communities can all play their part to tackle the Climate Emergency.

    West Cheshire Climate Emergency Response Plan

    Further information on the Council's Climate Emergency response:

    The Climate Emergency
  • Improving walking, wheeling and cycling in Northwich

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    Plans to improve pedestrian and cycling links are being shared in Northwich over the next three weeks.

    The Council was awarded funding from Active Travel England to design and deliver a walking, wheeling and cycling route connecting Northwich Railway Station to the town centre.

    Proposals include improved pedestrian crossing points at side roads, reduced speed limits to make on-road cycling safer, a new signalised crossing for pedestrians and cyclists over Chester Way, improved public realm and crossing at the at Venables Way junction with Witton Street.

    Cheshire West and Chester Council's Deputy Leader and Cabinet Member for Environment, Transport and Highways, Councillor Karen Shore, said: "The design team is now looking forward to hearing the views of everyone who walks, cycles and wheels around Northwich plus residents along the routes and local businesses. There is a short survey available online or you can meet the team at Northwich Brio Memorial Court Foyer to learn more at two drop-in sessions in December. We want to know your views on which route you prefer for walking, wheeling and cycling. The survey will run until Friday 22 December, with the plans of the project proposals available to see online and in pop up exhibitions.

    We are committed to improving areas across the borough, Northwich joins projects already underway in Winsford and plans for Ellesmere Port and Chester."

    The design team is proposing two route choices. 'Route A' is along Station Road/Witton Street and would provide a direct pedestrian route along Station Road, across Chester Way on to Witton Street to the town centre. For cyclists, a reduced speed limit to 20mph would improve the on-road route, but high traffic levels would remain.

    'Route B' is along Victoria Road and Kingsway and would provide an on-road cycle route with pedestrian improvements along Victoria Road on to Kingsway. A new crossing over Chester Way to Church Road leads on to Witton Street to the town centre. Proposals also include banning vehicles turning right from Chester Way into Church Road. For cyclists, this would be a quieter on-road route with less traffic, however it is less direct to reach the town centre.

    To find out more, the project team will be at Brio Memorial Court Foyer between 3pm and 7pm on Wednesday 6 and Thursday 14 December 2023.

    The survey and details about the route options is available online from 30 November to 22 December:

    Improving walking, wheeling and cycling access in Northwich
  • Let’s talk about…Transport

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    Cheshire West and Chester Council is starting a conversation on the future of transport of in the borough.

    “Let’s talk about...Transport” launches today (Monday 20 November 2023) with an on-line survey and full information at .

    The conversation on the future of transport is relevant to everyone who travels to, from or through the borough, including residents, businesses and a range of local and regional partners.

    In this initial stage of engagement, respondents are being invited to provide their views on the borough’s current transport system and the big issues around transport across the borough, to develop a draft vision and priorities for the future of local transport.

    The Council’s Deputy Leader and Cabinet Member for Environment, Transport and Highways, Councillor Karen Shore said: “Transport gives us access to work, education, leisure activities and essential services. It shapes the places we live, impacts our health and wellbeing and is vital to our local economy.

    “Your views, ideas and experiences will help us to shape the future of transport in the borough to support our communities. This is a critically important conversation which affects everyone who lives, works or visits the borough.

    “It's an opportunity to make sure that our transport systems and networks work for the people who use them - not merely getting us from A to B but helping us address the future challenges our borough faces, such as climate change and social exclusion.

    “It will also be key to unlocking the government funding we need to deliver on these priorities. If you are interested in what our communities and neighbourhoods should look like in the future, I'd encourage you to share your views on our proposals.”

    Four in-person ‘drop in’ events and two online webinars will take place during the engagement window, where interested parties can learn more about the proposals, and ask staff any questions. These events are open to all residents and stakeholders:




    Northwich Memorial Court

    30 November 2023

    3pm to 7pm

    Ellesmere Port Sports Village

    04 December 2023

    3pm to 7pm

    Winsford Library

    11 December 2023

    3pm to 6.45pm

    Online webinar

    18 December 2023

    12pm to 1pm

    Storyhouse, Chester

    18 January 2024

    2pm to 6pm

    Online webinar

    22 January 2024

    5.30pm to 6.30pm

    Registration for online webinars available from 20 November via the online portal.

    Respondents can also get in touch via email or telephone, and paper copies of the survey and questionnaire are available on request. Easy-read and web accessible versions of the proposals and survey are also available.

    How to find our more and get involved:

    • On-line at:
    • By email to:
    • By letter to: Let’s Talk about Transport, Insight and Intelligence, Cheshire West and Chester Council, The Portal, Wellington Road, Ellesmere Port, CH65 0BA
    • By telephone: Call the Council’s Contact Centre on 0300 1238 123 and quote ‘Local Transport Plan 4 Engagement’.

    “Let’s talk about…Transport” closes on 28 January 2024.

    A report summarising the results of this engagement will be available on the Council’s website in Spring 2024. A final version of the vision and priorities will be presented to Cabinet for adoption in Summer 2024.

    These will inform ongoing development of the Plan, with a full public consultation on the draft Plan scheduled for late 2024. Adoption of the final version of the Local Transport Plan by full Council will follow in 2025.

  • Preparations for bumper year of planting that will deliver for communities and nature

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    Cheshire West and Chester Council is showing their support for The Mersey Forest, the area’s local Community Forest, as they prepare for a bumper year of planting, establishing woodlands across Cheshire and Merseyside that will benefit the area for generations.

    The Mersey Forest team, with the help of the Green Task Force, has been preparing ground ready for planting on a number of sites and the first trees of the season are being planted. This year the team plan to plant 150 hectares of woodland across Cheshire and Merseyside.

    Over the last three years The Mersey Forest has worked with partners and landowners, including Cheshire West and Chester Council, to establish 220 hectares of new woodland across Cheshire and Merseyside through the national Trees for Climate programme. That’s the equivalent of filling 11,220 tennis courts with trees.

    Although many of these trees are in their infancy now, their impact will be felt far and wide across the region for generations to come. A recent study by Liverpool John Moores University (LJMU) shows that, thanks to these newly planted schemes, over 47,000 households in the area are within 500m of an accessible wood, with 21% of these homes based in some of the country’s most deprived area.

    Paul Nolan, Director of The Mersey Forest, said: “We saw over the lockdown period just how important green spaces and woodlands were to people’s health and wellbeing. They are spaces for people to connect with nature, places to socialise or to seek a moment of peace in their busy lives. Establishing trees and woodlands that benefit our communities is the essence of Community Forestry and will be what we’re focused on over the coming planting season.”

    Councillor Karen Shore, Deputy Leader of the Council and Cabinet Member for Environment, Highways and Transport, said: “As a partner of The Mersey Forest and the accountable body for the Trees for Climate programme nationally, we’re proud to be supporting the growing Mersey Forest. Having access to nature provides so many benefits for both our communities and the environment, and increasing tree cover in the area is supporting the borough’s aim to be carbon neutral by 2045.”

    The LJMU study also found the planting will provide the following benefits for the region.

    • 58 hectares of flood risk land will be improved by the planting, helping to reduce the risk of flooding for local communities. The value of additional water storage on these sites is estimated at £26,640 per year.
    • Once established the newly created woodlands could generate over 490,000 recreational visits, with an estimated total value of over £1.5 million per year.
    • 1,620ha of ecological network has been improved, providing more joined up habitats for wildlife to thrive.
    • The trees planted will capture 2,962 tonnes of CO2 annually, the equivalent of removing 2,154 cars from the road each year. The economic value of this is estimated to be £219,439.

    Paul, continued: "The study by colleagues at LJMU shows the real impact that good planting can make to an area. We work closely with a wide range of partners to find land where woodland can be established, with a particular focus on schemes that can provide the most benefit to the local community.

    “We’re set to get planting again this winter, providing our flexible grants, advice and support to a range of landowners who are all doing their bit to help grow and maintain The Mersey Forest.”

    The Mersey Forest is the lead for the national Trees for Climate programme, which is funded through the government’s multi-million pound Nature for Climate Fund. Cheshire West and Chester Council is the accountable body for the programme, supporting the 13 Community Forests who are delivering the programme nationwide.

    Alongside The Mersey Forest's work, Cheshire West and Chester Council is also progressing their own biodiversity net gain project, which is focused on improving habitats in the area, including woodland and meadow land creation.

    Landowners and farmers with land available for tree planting can find out about The Mersey Forest's flexible grants, which can fund a range of woodland creation schemes from 0.1ha up by visiting:

  • Council’s first sustainable travel event will help businesses transition to net zero

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    Cheshire West and Chester Council has arranged everything relating to sustainable travel to be brought together under one roof in a showcase for businesses in the borough.

    The free Driving Change event will be held at Ellesmere Port Civic Hall on Monday 4 December from 9am to 1pm.

    The Council’s Deputy Leader and Cabinet Member for Environment, Transport and Highways, Councillor Karen Shore said: “The Council is committed to supporting the local business community to transition to net zero. Our first sustainable travel showcase will feature not just electric vehicles from a number of suppliers, available to test drive, but also a wide range of sustainable travel solutions for businesses.”

    Representatives from local dealerships will be there on the day to chat through options and showcase some of their electric and hybrid vehicles including cars, vans, scooters, bikes, mobility solutions. Local operators for public transport, active travel and micromobility modes will also be attending.

    Exhibitors including charging operators or installers, renewables suppliers and local trade organisations will be available on the day to showcase the latest technologies and business support available in the area.

    Speakers will include Cheshire West and Chester Council, the Energy Saving Trust and Scottish Power Energy Networks, and a detailed list of exhibitors will be confirmed nearer the date.

    Cllr Shore added: “This is a free event for businesses in the borough and tickets are now available. It will be of interest to not just businesses looking to transition to electric vehicles but perhaps also public transport operators, landlords or car park operators looking to introduce EV charging infrastructure or sustainable transport options.”

    Tickets are now available on Ticketsource - Driving Change: Sustainable Travel Options for Businesses at Ellesmere Port Civic Hall event tickets from TicketSource

  • Pupils play their part to boost walking to school

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    Children from Woodfall Primary and Nursery School in Little Neston have launched a School Parking Charter as part of a campaign to boost the number of children walking to and from school.

    Junior Safety Officers and the school’s Eco Squad helped to develop the Parking Charter to address the barriers parents and carers face when choosing to walk with their children at the beginning and end of the school day.

    A survey was carried out at the beginning of the school year which showed that the main reason for driving to school was “dangerously parked cars.” These vehicles blocked a clear view for children to see the cars coming towards them and for drivers to see children waiting to cross.

    The Junior Safety Officers wanted to create a School Parking Charter to address the road safety element and the Woodfall Eco Squad wanted to focus on the air quality element. They teamed up together with teacher, Mrs Howard, and parent representative, Helen Roberts, to meet with the Council’s Road Safety Team and find out how they could create their own.

    The Council’s Deputy Leader and Cabinet Member for Environment, Highways and Strategic Transport, Councillor Karen Shore said: “A big thank you to everyone who was involved in putting this Charter together for Woodfall Primary School.

    “The Charter asks parents and carers to pledge to a number of things during the school run, including keeping below the 20mph speed limit, not to stop, drop off or park on the yellow “zig-zag” markings, not to park on pavements or grass verges and not to block driveways, even for a moment.

    “They are also asked to consider using the Royal Oak pub as a ‘Park and Stride’ site and walking the remainder of the way to school. This will reduce the traffic around school and keep the air quality cleaner around school.”

    At the pre-launch assembly, the School Parking Charter was explained to the children. All children were happy with the charter and agreed to let parents, carers, grandparents, or whoever brings them to school and picks them up, to sign up to create a safer environment around school.

    At the official launch of the School Parking Charter, the Road Safety Team also presented the Junior Safety Officers with the Woodfall Primary and Nursery School Modeshift STARS Green Award, for their commitment to Active Travel.

    For more information on how your school can sign up to have a School Parking Charter or take part in Modeshift STARS please contact the Road Safety Team at Cheshire West and Chester Council on

  • Council funding helps local business become more sustainable

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    A local family attraction has benefitted from funding through Cheshire West and Chester Council’s Climate Emergency Fund, helping them to install a solar PV (photovoltaic) system that will benefit the business and its tenants for years to come.

    Blakemere Village, near Northwich, was supported by the Council’s Business Development team to apply for the Council’s Climate Emergency Fund (CEF), which provides funding for low carbon projects that support the borough’s ambition of becoming carbon neutral by 2045.

    The family business, which has shops, craft workshops, a play barn and several attractions, has invested £165,000 in energy saving measures across their site, with £50,000 contributed through the CEF. Following a green audit of the business by Groundwork Cheshire, a local charity who support Cheshire businesses to become more sustainable, a plan to install 113 solar panels across 3 buildings was developed.

    The new solar PV system will save the business around 19 tonnes of CO2 per year, the equivalent of taking 4 cars off the road, as well as ensuring to maintain reduced energy costs for businesses on site.

    Councillor Louise Gittins, Leader of Cheshire West and Chester Council, said: “It’s great to see local businesses reviewing their operations to find ways that they can reduce their carbon emissions as well as their running costs. The funding provided through the Climate Emergency Fund has helped many community groups and organisations across the borough over the last few years, from tree planting projects to introducing energy saving measures. Every one of these projects is playing its part to help the borough to meet its target of being carbon neutral by 2045.”

    Ginny White, Partner at Blakemere Village, said: “We were delighted to work with Cheshire West and Chester Council on this project. Their assistance and the support they provided was invaluable and allowed us to choose the right system for our business with confidence. The green audit has ensured we have planned well into the future to keep our energy costs down as well as improving our energy efficiency. We aim to continue to make progress within our business to achieve the carbon neutral deadlines set for 2045.”

    Since the Council launched the Climate Emergency Fund, 44 projects have been supported across the borough.

    Businesses interested in receiving support to lower their energy costs, improve their energy efficiency and make progress to achieve net zero can apply for support through the Cheshire West and Chester Council UK Shared Prosperity Fund.

    Small and Medium Enterprises in the area interested in having solar PV systems installed can register with the group-buying scheme Solar Together Cheshire and Warrington to receive a competitive quote from a pre-vetted installer. Businesses and residents have until Friday, 27 October, to register at:

    Solar panels on buildings are sometimes subject to planning permission, businesses should ensure that any requirement has been met prior to investing.

    The Council has also recently launched Business Tapas, a digital knowledge hub that has been developed to accelerate business growth and bring together a wealth of resources, tutorials, and advice on core business topics, including decarbonising your business. Find out more Business Tapas Homepage