Innovative Low Carbon Working Group

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What we do:

The Innovative Low Carbon Working Group (ILCWG) is a cross-sector network whose membership consists of practitioners from universities, local authorities, businesses and voluntary organisations from across the whole West Midlands region.

The group meets quarterly and provides each member with an opportunity to propose and develop collaborative project ideas and to share good practice in relation to the low carbon and innovation agenda.

Chair: Mike Woollacott, Managing Director at Greenwatt Sustainable Solutions

Co-ordinated by: Alan Carr, Senior Sustainability Advisor at Sustainability West Midlands, and Policy and Partnerships Manager at Innovation Alliance for the West Midlands

Next meeting:

Date: 10th September 2019

Time: 1pm (Tour) 2pm – 5pm (Meeting)

Venue: Ricoh UK Products Ltd, Priorslee, Telford, TF2 9NS. (Details on how to get there can be downloaded here.)

You can register here.

Past meetings: 

June 2019

Coventry University hosted our event on 6th June and kindly provided a tour of their space. Thank you to Energy Capital and Innovate UK for presenting.

IAWM Director, Pam Waddell enjoying the tour

March 2019:

SYSTRA Ltd kindly provided the venue for our 19th March event with speakers from SYSTRA, Midlands Energy Hub and Innovation Gateway.

Sian Fox from SYSTRA

December 2018

On 6th December 2018 the meeting was hosted at the  the Manufacturing and Technology Centre (MTC), with speakers from MTC, GreenwattSustainability West Midlands, and BEIS.

Trudy Sully from MTC talking about transforming
construction through digital and advanced manufacturing technologies


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Get in touch:


Twitter: @innovationwm