Scope of Work
Equans, along with Newcastle City Council, NCG, Newcastle University, Northumbria University, Northumbrian Water and Newcastle Building Society; sponsored the Newcastle 150 – which sought to challenge the next generation of young leaders to consider the legacy of their city and support to make it a cleaner, greener place to live.
Route to decarbonisation
Equans firmly believes engaging with and empowering local communities is a significant part in successfully meeting net zero carbon ambitions. As well as sponsoring the Newcastle 150 event, Equans also pledged apprenticeships in green jobs to support the next generation make a tangible difference in tackling climate change.
89% of attendees said because of the programme, they felt a responsibility to shape the future of Newcastle and a further 88% feel more confident that their generation can successfully create a legacy for the city.