Low carbon workshop

January 29, 2016 8:34 am

In partnership with Local Enterprise Partnerships, DECC and DEFRA, DCLG are running a Low Carbon Workshop in the East and West Midlands. The dates and location are as follows:


  • West Midlands – 1 Staffordshire Place, Stafford ST16 2LP 15th March PM
  • East Midlands – Leicester City Hall, 115 Charles Street, Leicester, LE1 1FZ, 7th March PM


The aim of the workshop is:

  • Provide clarity and support to LEP Partners on Priority 4;
  • Provide technical expertise from DECC and DEFRA;
  • Barriers to bringing forward low carbon activity;
  • Provide local feedback on Priority 4 delivery; and
  • Opportunity to network.


A detailed agenda will be emailed out nearer the time but to enable the workshop to focus on local requirements please provide no more than three low carbon areas that you would like more information, or have enquiries about by the 15th February 2016.


Please email these to Thomas.Blackmore@communities.gsi.gov.uk for the West Midlands; John.Fuller@communities.gsi.gov.uk for the East Midlands so we can collate these responses. There is no regional demarcation as such, but please be aware that numbers are limited and initially would be restricted to one person per organisation.


Please email you interest to : Thomas.Blackmore@communities.gsi.gov.uk


If the local event is full, other events are planned subject to availability.

3rd March – South East – Reading

7th March – East Midlands – Leicester

10th March – North West –  Preston

11th March – North East & Yorkshire & Humber – Sheffield

15th March – West Midlands – Stafford


Further background information is available here.


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