Humber can lead the way on climate crisis, says Waterline Summit keynote speaker

Humber can lead the way on climate crisis, says Waterline Summit keynote speaker

Dr Gabrielle Walker has made many television appearances for the BBC, ITV, Channel 4 and Sky, presenting climate documentaries including The Secret Life of Ice for BBC Four and Planet Earth Under Threat for BBC Radio 4, and has dived on the Great Barrier Reef with David Attenborough. She has also advised governments and humanitarian leaders and shared her knowledge through articles,...

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Humber LEP launches clean growth vision ahead of major conference

Humber LEP launches clean growth vision ahead of major conference

The ambitious plan aims to put the Energy Estuary at the forefront of what LEP chairman Lord Haskins called “the biggest global question today” – addressing climate change while maintaining economic growth. The publication comes as hundreds of business, academic and political leaders from across the North of England prepare to visit the region for the Energy and Clean Growth in the Northern...

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£1.5bn Lagoon Hull project ‘will transform the future of our region’

£1.5bn Lagoon Hull project ‘will transform the future of our region’

Lagoon Hull is a development of a scale not seen in the area since the Humber Bridge was constructed in the 1970s. It will include a seven-mile southern relief road built on the Humber Estuary, providing a route for through traffic between Hessle and Hedon Road. This will create a lagoon that will form an attractive new destination for waterfront living, working and visiting and deliver flood...

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‘The Humber is a world-leading green energy powerhouse,’ says minister

‘The Humber is a world-leading green energy powerhouse,’ says minister

Kwasi Kwarteng, minister for business, energy and clean growth, told the Waterline Summit 2020 the region is a beacon for other industrial clusters and has a crucial part to play in the economic recovery from the Covid-19 pandemic. The immersive digital summit, organised by Marketing Humber, has this week attracted more than 3,000 visitors, including a global audience from countries including...

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Humber LEP launches clean growth vision ahead of major conference

Join the climate change fight at Waterline Summit

The Waterline Summit will be the flagship event positioning the region at the forefront of the transition to a zero-carbon economy. The first event of its kind in the region, the Waterline Summit will bring together businesses, campaigners, community groups, colleges and schools to showcase how the world’s greatest threat is also the Humber’s biggest opportunity. Marketing Humber, the...

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