CO2T Conference – Financial Benefits of Greener Technology, 9.30 – 16.00, 27 Sept 2012

CO2T Conference on 27th September, 2012 09.30-16.00 at New York Stadium, Rotherham United F.C., Don Street, Rotherham S60 1AH

Transport industry guest speakers will share their CO2 reduction knowledge in transport systems is an engine for economic growth.

Sheffield will be offering SMEs potential to bid for a percentage of monies to install connection points at their business and to purchase new cars or vans. Sheffield will be working with various car and connection point companies to develop a supply chain in which successful bids can purchase products from. The bidding will not start until later in the new year early in to the next year so ideal moment to promote.

Mark Daly at Sheffield City Council will talk through Sheffield’s £1million Central Government funding to support SME’s deliver challenges in tackling introduction of hybrid or electric vehicles into their business activities.

Guest speakers include:

  • Councillor Roger Stone – Rotherham Council
  • Dan Taylor- British Gas/ Centrica
  • Robert Anderson – Cenex
  • Phil Hill- Rolec
  • Rachael Dillon- FTA
  • Steve Hallett – ITM Power

Supported conference to inform all delegates of relevant Government Agenda includes:

  • Making Sustainable Local Transport Happen
  • Making the Connection/ Plug in car/van Grants
  • Financial Benefits using Green Transport
  • Innovation through Integrating New Technologies
  • Logistics Carbon Reduction Scheme
For more details and to register online visit

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We're an independent think tank, founded in 2006 to bring people in our communities together with policymakers and stakeholders. We create space often in a workshop format to pool ideas, develop networks and tackle hot topics. Since 2009, we’ve focused on the sustainability agenda such as: climate change, energy, housing, technology, transport with interest in:education, health, welfare, regulation and enforcement. Our latest project is funded by the Royal Academy of Engineering Ingenious Grant and our next event on 27th June 2013 includes George Monbiot with other high level environmental policy makers.
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