County Councils

Surrey

Surrey

Surrey's climate change strategy The United Nations and the international scientific community have made clear the potentially severe global human, environmental and economic impacts that man-made climate change poses. The Paris Climate Agreement of 2015, recognised...

East Sussex

East Sussex

n October 2019 the County Council declared a Climate Emergency and set a target of achieving carbon neutrality from its activities as soon as possible and in any event by 2050, in line with the new target for the UK agreed by Parliament in 2019. The County Council...

Durham

Durham

"To ensure that we meet our goals we have drawn up two fully costed action plans, one for the council's target and one for the countywide target. Each plan is written in detail for the first two years and presents an outline of what will be required for the rest of...

Hampshire

Hampshire

MORE trees and wildflowers along roads and new investment in energy-saving initiatives are among the measures set to be taken by Hampshire County Council in a bid to tackle climate change. County bosses have approved plans to create a £1m fund to pay for the measures...

Cambridgeshire

Cambridgeshire

"Cambridgeshire’s work to respond to the climate change emergency has been shortlisted for a prestigious national award. The County Council’s Climate Change and Environment strategy – underpinned by evidence from PhD students at Cambridge University – has been...

Oxfordshire

Oxfordshire

Councillors approved plans by Oxfordshire County Council to meet its ambitious target of reducing its own carbon footprint to net zero by 2030 at a full council meeting today (5 November). And by taking greater climate action the county council will enable people...

Somerset

Somerset

For the latest version of the Somerset Climate Action Plan visit our database From The Somerset County Council website "Somerset County Council today joined local authorities across the country in declaring a climate emergency. A cross party initiative proposed by...

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