Delivery of a Hydro Electric Scheme at Charlestown Weir, Salford
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This is an European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) Funded Project: Part of Unlocking Clean Energy Greater Manchester (UCEGM) Programme
The GM 5 Year Environment Plan sets out five key environmental challenges that threaten the future health and prosperity of our City Region and the vision for Greater Manchester to be a clean, carbon neutral, climate resilient city region with a thriving natural environment and circular, zero-waste economy. Following the publication of the 5 Year Plan Salford City Council declared a Climate Emergency, stating its commitment to the plan and to becoming carbon neutral by 2038. The plan sets out the urgent actions all of us need to take over the next five years to achieve the aims for this period. Salford City Council is seeking to install a Hydro scheme at Charlestown Weir in order to increase local renewable energy generation and increase the flexibility of local energy supply as part of its contribution towards Greater Manchester’s target of becoming a carbon-neutral city region by 2038.
Funding is until 30th June 2023.
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From 06/05/2022 14:00 to 15/06/2022 14:00