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Wokingham Borough Council

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… The Paris Agreement improves upon and replaces the Kyoto Protocol, an earlier international treaty designed to curb the release of greenhouse gases. Adopted in December 2015, the Agreement’s central aim is to strengthen the global response to the threat of climate change and to accelerate and intensify the actions and investments needed for a sustainable low carbon future. In autumn 2018…

…. • The area is prosperous so residents tend to be relatively liberal with their energy consumption in terms of use of appliances and heating. Section 3. Opportunities By taking a proactive approach to becoming net zero carbon by 2030, Wokingham Borough residents can look forward to a low-carbon future. Wokingham Borough is fortunate in that it has a number of opportunities that will help reduce…

… and has the potential to generate revenue to fund further carbon saving opportunities. • The council has a wealth of expertise in-house that and improve energy efficiency in homes and businesses across the borough. This will contribute to a reduction in energy bills and fuel poverty rates. 9 Public Health Outcomes Framework 2018 10 Licensed vehicles…

… is a prominent feature of any new development taking place throughout the borough. Page | 17 Voluntary groups have been and continue to be essential in environment conservation in ways which are woven through communities. For example, community garden schemes such as the Gypsy Lane Community Garden. Encouraging these forms of grassroots conservation project, particularly where carbon

saving techniques can be incorporated, is an aim for the council. Additionally, there are several Allotment sites across Wokingham Borough where communities can conserve the land as they see fit, increasing the carbon capture capability of the land. There is a new allotment site due to be open in 2020 as part of the South Wokingham SDL. The council hopes this will encourage the new communities…


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