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Leeds City Region businesses saving enough energy to make 48 million cups of tea

Businesses in the region are reducing carbon emissions and saving energy thanks to support from Leeds City Region Enterprise Partnership’s (LEP) Resource Efficiency Fund. Celebrating one year since its launch, the Resource Efficiency Fund (REF) project, provides support and advice to businesses on how to save money through more efficient use

Flaxby Park Ltd ready to deliver homes and major investment for Harrogate District

Plans to transform a disused golf course into an exciting and sustainable new community, with thousands of exceptional homes, supported by improved transport links including a new rail station, will be officially lodged this month. With easy access to junction 47 of the A1(M) this 430-acre site near Knaresborough is a

Jet Environmental “first choice suppliers” of distribution centres

When PHOENIX Healthcare Distribution Limited needed to redevelop a distribution centre, Jet Environmental provided the perfect service. Rob Benson, Head of Strategic Projects PHOENIX said: “For many years, Jet Environmental have been first choice suppliers of HVAC installations across the PHOENIX network. “During the initial planning stage, PHOENIX decided to engage an

Leeds-based drainage contractor appoints operations manager

Leeds-based drainage contractor, Jet Aire Services, has appointed Mark Lee as operations manager to help build the existing civil engineering section of the business.  Mark is highly experienced in construction and civil engineering with particular expertise in Term Maintenance Contracts which is ideally suited to his new role at Jet Aire

Adler & Allan wins BITC Award for its flood support services

Asset protection and oil and environmental services specialist, Adler & Allan, won The Barclays Award for Building Resilient Business at the 2017 BITC Responsible Business Awards, announced at a gala dinner held at London's Royal Albert Hall. Adler & Allan's achievement is in recognition of its flood response, recovery and resilience program in Cumbria, following

Eco-friendly homes prove a “green” success story for Leeds firms

It's “green for go” for two Leeds firms who have teamed up to create an eco-friendly collection of new family homes in the north east of city.  Adel-based developers Shellbourne Properties and Solec Energy Solutions, headquartered in Headingley, have teamed up to bring a brownfield site in Swarcliffe to life with a

Adler & Allan Shortlisted for the 2017 Responsible Business Awards

Harrogate-based asset protection and oil and environmental services specialist, Adler & Allan, is celebrating after being shortlisted for the 2017 Responsible Business Awards, thanks to its operations in Cumbria supporting flood hit businesses in the region.  Adler & Allan has been shortlisted in The Barclays Award for Building Resilient Businesses category,

Vantage drives down carbon emissions with new RHS partnership

Pictured are Alan Sedman, centre principal at Vantage Toyota Knaresborough and Liz Thwaite, head of site at Harlow Carr   Vantage Toyota in Knaresborough, which is part of Harrogate-based Vantage Motor Group, has provided an environmentally-friendly hybrid car to The Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) Garden Harlow Carr in Harrogate in an effort

Barnsley accountants to host free Budget breakfast briefing

Barnsley-based accountancy practice Gibson Booth will host its annual post-Budget breakfast briefing to discuss how the changes will impact local businesses. The briefing will take place on Friday 10 March, two days after the Spring Budget announcement by Chancellor of the Exchequer, Philip Hammond. This free to attend seminar from 8am-9.30am at

Hollicarrs scoops green accolade for eleventh year running

Charlie Forbes Adam is pictured holding the award, with Jack Talbot, maintenance apprentice; Dawn Buck, manager; Lisa McDonald, admin support & receptionist; Bob Shilds, head groundsman and dogs Lola and Poppy outside the Bee Hotel   Legendary biologist Professor David Bellamy has named Hollicarrs Holiday Park near York as one of the UK’s greenest places