Free 1-day conference - ’Planning for clean energy and a low carbon economy’
15 February 2019
CSE and Lancashire Enterprise Partnership are hosting a free 1-day conference in Preston on 15 March that will bring together business, local government and community groups to explore ways to accelerate the clean energy and low carbon economy transition in Lancashire and beyond.
The conference runs over two sessions with the morning being most relevant for industry and business stakeholders, while the afternoon is aimed at local planning officers, neighbourhood planning and community energy groups. Attendees may register for an individual session or register for the full day.
Miranda Barker, CEO, East Lancashire Chamber of Commerce
Hugh Ellis, Policy Director, Town and Country Planning Association
Gill Fenna, Quantum Strategy & Technology Ltd
Dan Stone, Centre for Sustainable Energy
Graham McGrath, Centre for Sustainable Energy
Refreshments and lunch will be provided. The conference is funded by the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy.
Dan Stone said: "We're excited to be bringing together community groups, local government and business. They all play important but varying roles in the clean energy and low carbon economy transition whether it's in Lancashire, the North West or the UK. The day is about understanding how stakeholders can maximise collaboration and bring about positive outcomes."