Get involved with climate action

2. Businesses

Businesses have the power to make a significant contribution to Stockport's carbon neutral 2038 target.
Here are some ways to get climate action support for businesses and organisations in Stockport:

Climate Action Business Forum

The Climate Action Business Forum aims to support Stockport based businesses to move beyond climate awareness towards actively addressing and implementing change within their organisations. The forum was launched at the Stockport Climate Action Now (CAN) Summit in 2021 and meets every 4 months. It's open to all businesses and sectors, creating an opportunity for those that are interested in making a difference to share best practice and access support.

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Climate Action Now summit

The CAN summit is an annual event that focuses on:

  • key climate issues in Stockport
  • celebrating amazing community and business climate actions
  • sharing updates on Council progress

Watch videos of previous CAN summits

Climate change training for Stockport businesses

Stockport Council is working with businesses to deliver quality, accessible climate change training. The course follows the Carbon Literacy Project standard, and offers practical advice for SMEs. Contact us to get more information or to register your interest.

Business Growth Hub: Green Economy

Access specialist advice and support services from the Business Growth Hub's green growth team, including the Journey To Net Zero training programme.
To find out more, you can visit the Green Economy website.