SMALL businesses across the borough are being offered the opportunity slash their energy bills.
ecoSMARTER, is part of a national, government-backed initiative which is designed to help tackle soaring energy costs.
It will provide small businesses with a free green makeover worth more than £1000, helping to cut bills and carbon emissions by up to 16 per cent.
The new scheme launched by New Economy, is leading on the £1m project with partner support from local green business specialists and £500,000 of funding from the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF).
Businesses that sign-up to the scheme will have a free electricity monitor installed and receive environmental support from a sustainability expert to help reduce carbon emissions.
Call 0161 2374630 for more information.