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Wigan Metropolitan Borough Council

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… • We will create community wealth by identifying local business opportunities that will arise from the move towards a low carbon future e.g. renewable energy, sustainable transport, smart technologies, research and development • By promoting digital solutions, we will reduce carbon emissions by reducing our reliance on paper and reducing business mileage • We can reduce fuel poverty…

… recommended targets from a case study of our borough by Friends of the Earth 38 SECTION 6 : WORKING TOGETHER IN OUR BOROUGH 39 Wigan Council cannot reduce carbon emissions

… we have already undertaken a number of innovative and bold initiatives that are aimed at reducing our impact on the climate and reducing our borough’s carbon emissions. We also recognise that limiting the harmful effects of climate change cannot be achieved by a single organisation and the effort requires changes to how we all live and work. Every resident has a role to play in securing…

… mitigate the borough’s greenhouse gas emissions and adapt to the impacts of climate change. There is also the provision of 5 policy frameworks in the areas of strategic landscape and green infrastructure, built environment, wildlife habitats and species, low carbon development and flooding that focus our environmental efforts. Wigan’s Economic Vision The strategy sets out how our borough is made…

… to do so. Figure 2: Aims of the 5 Year Environment Plan for Greater Manchester (also the source) 1. Mitigating climate change: For our city region to be carbon neutral by 2038 and meet carbon budgets that comply with international commitments. 2. Air quality: To improve our air quality, meeting World Health Organisation guidelines on air quality by 2030 and supporting the UK Government…


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