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Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council

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… and clean Invest in clean energy and efficiency to reduce council and household use and waste Travelling lightly To reduce emissions from transport and promote active travel Capture more carbon To promote natural carbon trees (for example, tree planting on council and privately owned land); to work with residents to raise awareness on actions to take and promote climate change; to actively lobby…

… have influence over around 30% of emissions. This is because of functions like planning and improving active travel opportunities. Climate Emergency Action Plan In July 2019, we declared a climate emergency and committed to becoming carbon neutral by 2030. Our key objectives are to: to use resources sustainably so we don't add to the burden of climate change emissions either in Blackburn with Darwen…

… the government to provide additional powers and resources to meet 2030 targets Read the full Climate Emergency Action Plan Achieving carbon neutral We are already looking at changes we can make in the Council, to help achieve our goal of becoming carbon neutral by 2030. Our priorities for 2023 and 2024 include: heat decarbonisation feasibility work tree planting…

… it Climate change in Blackburn with Darwen Our emissions We declared a climate emergency in 2019. We set a goal to be carbon neutral by 2030. Carbon neutral basically means that our carbon emissions are zero. To reach this target, we need to reduce our emissions by approximately 13% each year. Carbon footprint Carbon footprint is the calculation of all activities that produce or remove carbon emissions

… these actions down into 5 themes: Sound decisions Considering the environmental impact, and accounting for emissions in our decision making Resilient and attractive borough Align council policy with climate objectives; exploit investment opportunities that come with low carbon opportunities; update plans according to changing climate, actions and occurrences; support homes to become more resilient Lean…


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