Video: Decarbonising The Future – Creating Jobs And Opportunity Through The Green Economy – Invest North


As part of Invest North, a major conference about the future of the North, which took place on 24 March 2021. N8 Research’s Dr Annette Bramley facilitated a panel discussion on Decarbonising The Future.

The North can lead the way in decarbonising how people live and work – reflecting expertise in clean tech, carbon capture and developing a more circular economy. This session features leaders focused on creating the skills for a greener economy, a tech entrepreneur working to transform the waste industry and a nationally significant clean tech cluster, as well as the perspective of how one Northern city is playing its part in tackling climate change.


View the video from the conference below:



Panel speakers

  • Facilitated by Dr Annette Bramley – N8 Research Partnership
  • Victoria Merton – Director of Corporate Affairs – The Peel Group
  • Sophie Walker – COO & Co-Founder – Dsposal
  • Paula Widdowson – Executive Member for Environment & Climate – City of York Council