Essex County Council
2.1 - Increase the development and uptake of existing or new low-carbon technologies in the sectors that have the highest potential for a reduction in greenhouse gas emissions
3.2 - Enhance and protect the coastal and transitional water ecosystems
Type of projects:
Low Carbon, Energy Efficiency, Renewables
Green Infrastructure, Ecosystem Management
Climate Change Adaptation
An experienced and active collaborator and delivery partner. Essex County Council has previously both led and been a delivery partner on multiple Interreg projects - see the comments section for more information.
Currently ECC is a Partner on SPONGE 2020 (2016-2020) an Interreg VA 2 Seas (2014 – 2020) Project
ECC's Environment Team led on two Interreg 2 Seas Projects (Interreg IVA: 2007 – 2013)
- Maxigreen project dealt with Green Infrastructures
- Floodcom project dealt with Flooding Expertise
Currently ECC is a Delivery Partner on a European Regional Development Fund / South East Local Enterprise Partnership Project Low Carbon in the South East – LoCASE (2016-2019)
ECC's Strategic Environment team aim's to build and maintain a strategic plan of multiple-benefit projects spanning the following themes: Low Carbon Economy, Carbon Management, Renewable Technologies, Energy Efficiency, Climate Resilience, Community and Business Adaptation, Green Infrastructure, Ecosystem Management, Coastal, Rivers, and Sustainable Transport.
Local, national, European and International collaboration for delivery of high impact projects for the benefit of Essex residents, businesses and wider environment, with a particular focus on the Commissioning Strategy: People in Essex experience a high quality and sustainable environment.