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High Peak Borough Council

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… in the achievement of the UK’s Net Zero target. 7 UK COMMITMENT KEY MESSAGES • The UK Government and local authorities share a common goal to deliver Net Zero. • The Sixth Carbon Budget can only be achieved if Government, regional agencies and local authorities work seamlessly together. • More than half of the emissions cuts needed rely on people and businesses taking up low-carbon solutions

… Change but also from human intervention, which in turn is increasing the effects of the climate and biodiversity crises. Scientists warn that we have little over a decade to implement urgent action to reduce and limit CO2e emissions before we reach a global tipping point. Action is required at international, national and local level to achieve the carbon reduction levels needed. Councils…

…: COUNCIL EMISSIONS Baseline CO2e (2019 unless otherwise stated): Aim Measures Council Strategy/Plan Activity - 2021/22 Responsibility Risks/ assumptions Target (CO2e) PROCUREMENT TBD Minimise the amount of products purchased. Choose low carbon/ carbon neutral products where possible. Use the principles of - reduce, reuse, recycle, buy local. (Include measures from the strategy…

… /suppliers who working or achieving carbon neutrality. Develop measures to assess contractors bidding for work. Provide support to develop local companies ability to win contracts with the council. Engage with current contractors/ suppliers to assess their practice in relation to achieving carbon neutrality. Local contractors have the advantage of lower CO2e emissions from travel…

… will be obtained to develop the policy and strategy. Measures such as reduced grass cutting, tree planting and biodiversity improvements contribute to reduced CO2e emissions, carbon sequestration and adaptation to the impact of climate change. To be determined following pilot work in 2021/22. 27 HPBC EMISSIONS - ENABLING HPBC/SMDC: COUNCIL EMISSIONS OFFSETTING Currently offsetting…


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