Issue details

GM Unlocking Clean Energy – Stockport’s Solar PV schemes

To provide an update on the Greater Manchester Unlocking Clean Energy bid for European Structural Investment Fund (ESIF) monies to support local clean energy generation.

To provide an outline of project proposals in Stockport.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Not provided in capital programme;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: Bredbury & Woodley; Brinnington & Central;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 28/02/2020

Anticipated restriction: Part exempt  - View reasons

Explanation of anticipated restriction:
Paragraphs 4.1 and 5.3 contain financial cost forecasts that would prejudice the Council in the course of negotiations for a contract for the procurement of services.

Decision due: 28 Jul 2020 by Cabinet

Lead member: Cabinet Member for Economy & Regeneration, Cabinet Member for Resources, Commissioning & Governance

Lead director: Corporate Director (Place) and Deputy Chief Executive

Department: Services to Place

Contact: Paul Richards, Service Director, Development and Regeneration Email: Tel: 0161-474-2940.

Consultation process

Consultations undertaken with appropriate building operators including Totally Local Company and CBRE. Also the Government's North West Local Energy Advisor.

Forward Plan Reference: RCG13/ E&R46

Equality and/or Environmental Impact Assessment: A forecast of the carbon saving CO2 tonnes pa has been undertaken in this report in support of climate emergency work.

Relevant Scrutiny Committee for the purpose of call-in: Corporate, Resource Management & Governance


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  • GM Unlocking Clean Energy – Stockport’s Solar PV schemes