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Food Waste Action Week 2023

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This week is WRAP’s Food Waste Action Week, NEECCo’s Waste and Resources Planning Group is focussing on food waste in the North East and the role this will play in us becoming England’s Greenest Region.

NEECCo launches counting carbon project

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On a mission to help the North East become England’s Greenest Region, the North East England Climate Coalition (NEECCo) has today launched a pilot project to count the carbon stocks and flows across the region in a bid to better understand and tackle climate change.

North East Just Transitions Workshop

What does the term ‘just transition’ mean for the North East? Join a workshop to help define what a just transition looks like within public, private and third sector organisations and how we can work together to achieve a Net Zero just transition.

Energy Crisis Resources

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How can individuals and organisations reduce their energy consumption to tackle the energy crisis and work towards a net zero future?

The role of the VCSE sector: Food waste and the climate emergency

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The North East England Climate Coalition’s (NEECCo’s) Waste and Resources Planning Group is looking at the role food waste has in contributing to and addressing climate change. We are looking at ways we can support and add value to the region’s local authorities who will be introducing food waste collections for North East residents. 

NEECCo gathering – National Lottery Climate Action Fund opportunity – Nature & Climate

A meeting to bring together North East organisations interested in applying to the National Lottery Community Fund Climate Action fund- Nature and Climate funding opportunity. The event aims to explore opportunities for a coordinated/ partnership approach and to avoid competition for funding between North East organisations.

Net Zero Week 2022

Net Zero Week

Find out about Net Zero Week – what’s happening in the UK to achieve net zero and how you can get involved.

Sustainable Business – energy efficiency

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Join North East Chamber of Commerce for an online event to discuss energy efficiency in your business.

Timber! Innovating and growing a sustainable low-carbon economy


Listen to Paul Brannen’s inaugural lecture on timber, and how it’s use in the built environment can tackle carbon emissions in our goal to net zero.

Data analysis ramps up at NEECCo with investment from Sage

Data analysis ramps up at NEECCo with investment from Sage

Stage 2 of the NEECCo Indicators project, implementation of a live dashboard, will begin with backing from Sage and partnership with NICD.