The Environment Agency is seeking a maintenance partner for a £780,000 four-year framework looking after flood defence pumping stations in the North West.
Three bidders shortlisted for the £101m offshore transmission assets of the Ormonde wind farm project will enter a further round of bidding.
The identity of the shortlisted companies in the contest to develop a new tourist attraction at the 1,000-acre forest has been published, offering the first clues as to the area's future use.
A special week of dedicated news and features on Place North West in May will examine work in the region relating to the low carbon agenda.
A new trust is being proposed in Cumbria which aims to make renewable energy development more beneficial to people living in the county.
Cumbria could enjoy a significant economic uplift from the growth of solar, geothermal, hydro and biomass energy provision, according to energy expert.
Carter Jonas has been reappointed by the Homes & Communities Agencies to manage 3,900 acres of farmland in the North and West Midlands.