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London Borough of Tower Hamlets

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… roof areas. The targeted installed capacity should be at least 4.2MW. Renewable power Ensure that electricity supply to all the Council’s assets is on a 100% renewable tariff or Power Purchase Agreement Buildings Start retrofitting existing buildings owned and operated by the Council (e.g. Council’s offices) Retrofit heat pumps, use energy management to reduce energy use, improve building energy…

… that it is possible but that it will require decisive action starting now to reduce direct emissions by 75%. The residual emissions will have to be offset. A Net Zero Carbon Borough by 2050 This report also recommends that Tower Hamlets Council uses its powers, influence and leadership to put the Borough on the right track to achieve Net Zero Carbon by 2050 (or earlier if possible). Net Zero Carbon…

… lighting and other small external uses Buildings & Landlord areas Zero Carbon Tower Hamlets | Executive summary Net Zero Carbon Council by 2025 The current total carbon emissions under the Council’s direct control are 10 ktCO2e/year and are dominated by buildings. External energy use (e.g. street lighting) and transport also represent significant sources of emissions…

…. There is considerable potential to reduce emissions very significantly by 2025: a target of 75% carbon reduction should be set, bringing the estimated annual emissions to 2.5 ktCO2e/year. The residual emissions will need to be offset, and suitable offset mechanisms are discussed in the report. Key actions include: Power Install 20,000 sqm PVs on the Council’s non-domestic buildings Start with the largest…

…% of the Council’s cars and vans are electric by 2025 Replace the Council’s lorries with cleaner options when they become available The aim is to have 30% of the Council’s lorries as low emissions by 2025. Install electric charging points for the Council’s fleet Waste Target a 70% recycling rate for waste from all Council buildings by 2021 Forestry, land use and agriculture Change diets Reduce the meat…

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