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Including the closely related terms carbon economy, carbon economy, and carbon sequestration.

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West Oxfordshire District Council

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…) ● Oxfordshire Plan 2050 (emerging) ● Oxfordshire Low-Carbon Economy Report (currently being updated) ● Oxfordshire Energy Strategy and target to: “reduce County-wide emissions by 50% by 2030 (compared to 2008 levels) as a necessary pathway to achieving zero-carbon growth by 2050.” ● Whole-system Local Area Energy Plan for Eynsham (emerging) Page | 21 8.0 Theme Three: Active Travel…

… and in June 2019, the UK became the first country to legislate long-term climate targets by introducing a legally binding net-zero carbon emissions target to end the UK’s contribution to global warming entirely by 2050. In recognition of the urgency and importance of local action in response to a global concern, on 26th June 2019, West Oxfordshire District Council declared its Motion to address…

…- benefits. A simple example is when improvements to natural ecosystems and wildlife go on to improve the soil and the habitat’s capacity for carbon sequestration, which in turn helps us to mitigate climate change. These same improvements to nature also help to improve local air quality and with it the general health and wellbeing of nearby communities. Understanding the linkages between…

… of increasing carbon storage in soils and plants and developing long-term carbon sequestration is a way of reducing the effects of climate change. Adaptation is the act of developing new approaches and strategies to reduce and manage the negative effects of climate change. For example: reducing the impacts of flood risk from sea level rise by constructing seawalls as flood defence. Principles…

… projects that support housing energy retrofit in West Oxfordshire, such as the Oxfordshire Cosy Homes Initiative. ● developing opportunities for new partnerships as the route to achieving wide-scale domestic and non-domestic energy retrofit projects. ● working towards net-zero housing and economic growth in West Oxfordshire, supporting a transition to a zero-carbon economy and clean-energy…

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