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East Devon District Council

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… will be monitored by means of annual progress reports on the delivery of the Action Plan, and actions will be embedded in service plans of relevant service areas for the council and our partners and will be monitored accordingly. We will establish a series of performance indicators and report on progress. Carbon offsetting is a position where a reduction in emissions of carbon dioxide or other…

… and organisational responsibility, lifestyle change, education and awareness raising, and consideration of environmental and ecological issues for future generations. The Action Plan is divided into two distinct sections based around mitigation measures and adaptation measures. Mitigation is concerned with interventions designed to reduce emission sources and any carbon offsetting activity, whereas…

… greenhouse gases is made in order to compensate for emissions made elsewhere. Carbon offsets are measured in tonnes of carbon dioxide-equivalent (CO2e). One tonne of carbon offset represents the reduction of one tonne of carbon dioxide or its equivalent in other greenhouse gases. We will explore the opportunities to offset using our land and assets. We have agreed to embrace the circular economy…

… emissions directly and indirectly from the district - reduce the risks of climate change to the communities of East Devon. Natural Environment • Improve the quality and connectivity of natural habitats; • Promote Nature Recovery Corridors; • Encourage local community groups and businesses to become more involved in the management of local green spaces; • Use green spaces for carbon

offsetting. Water Supply and Flooding East Devon District Council Climate Change Strategy 2020 - 2025 16 • Manage demand for and supply of water to reduce the expected impact of water shortages on consumers and on wildlife; • Reduce the carbon footprint of water supply and water heating; • Reduce the risk of damage due to flooding and coastal erosion. Transport • Develop…


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