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Three Rivers District Council

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… forcing a dramatic decline in greenhouse gas emissions as economic activity slowed considerably. According to the Global Carbon Project, 2020 saw carbon dioxide emissions decline by 2.4 billion tonnes - the biggest annual fall in CO2 emissions since World War Two. The UK’s own emissions fell by 13% in 2020 while our economy suffered the worst contraction in three centuries as GDP plummeted…

… impact on the planet. Our consultation revealed that local people were enthusiastic about involving the community in realising the goal of net-zero, and recognised the importance of collaborative action by the Council with a range of stakeholders. Three Rivers together with the community have an opportunity to lead a new low-carbon future enabling cleaner, healthier lifestyles where the local…

… and power plants (CHP). Renewable energy projects can generate lasting cost and carbon savings, and protect against future energy price rises. They can also deliver broader social objectives such as ensuring security of supply and addressing fuel poverty. In the next 15 years, the energy demand of the country is expected to be the same or marginally decrease15. In order to meet future energy…

… efficiency. The goal is for homes to be “zero carbon ready” by 2025, meaning that new homes will not need any refurbishments to become carbon neutral once the electricity grid has been decarbonised. The interim uplift in standards will be delivered through an updated Part L of the Building Regulations. The final version of Part L will be published in December 2021 and will come into force in June…


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