Decarbonising the UK’s Industry: A Path to Net Zero
Sponsored by UK Research and Innovation
In our webinar “Decarbonising the UK’s Industry: A Path to Net Zero” on the 18th March 2021, Emma Degg, Chief Executive of North West Business Leadership Team, delivered a discussion on a road map to net zero in the North West.
You can watch the full webinar here for free and see what Emma had to say about developing an industrial cluster.
Emma Degg, Chief Executive, North West Business Leadership Team
Emma Degg is the Chief Executive of the North West Business Leadership Team that brings together leaders of national and international businesses with substantial commitments and interests in the North West of England. Emma has spent her career focussed upon bringing together business leaders and policy makers to make a tangible difference. She serves on the UK2070 independent House of Lords Commission led by Sir Bob Kerslake and is Board Member of Made Smarter and Net Zero North West and a Trustee of ‘We Mind the Gap’.
What will I learn about?
The £170 million investment by UKRI, matched by £261 million from industry, aiming to establish the world’s first net zero industrial clusters by 2040, largely through carbon capture, utilisation and storage and by establishing hydrogen networks.
For an insight into Emma’s discussion, please download the below slides: