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Gloucester City Council

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… ambitious targets for reducing carbon emissions. This road map and associated projects and proposals are the first step in achieving these targets. 7.2 While the quick wins will be worked on, the longer term projects will need to come back to Cabinet in the Autumn, along with a detailed carbon budget, so we can begin to understand in a detailed manner just what is needed to be done. 8.0 Future Work…

… describes Carbon Accounting before moving on to the broad principles of addressing Climate Change. It sets out a timetable for developing a revised Climate Change strategy. However, acknowledging that time is running out to further reduce carbon emissions, the appendix details a series of quick wins that we intend to investigate and implement over the coming months whilst a strategy is developed…

… to meet its next carbon budget to 2023. Beyond that, with the recent amendment to the Climate Change Act, the UK was the first major economy to have a target of reducing carbon dioxide emissions to net zero by 2050. 3.5 More locally, by 2019 all Gloucestershire Local Authorities had adopted a Climate Emergency Resolution in some shape or form. For Gloucester, this recognised the science…

…, along with some potential longer term projects worthy of investigation at an early stage if funds permit. Carbon Accounting 3.7 Carbon auditing is a science in itself and can be quite complex. It requires other ‘Greenhouse gasses’ such as methane nitrous oxides and Chlorofluorocarbons to be taken into account, as these man-made gasses also have a significant impact on Climate Change…

… These questions are still to a degree in flux and while there is some guidance available, it is not something we are able to conclusively report on now, but will form part of an overall strategy that will be brought before Cabinet later on in the year. Broad Principles 3.9 After Carbon accounting there are a number of general principles that we need to understand and agree before we launch into any actual…

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