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Adur District Council

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… an overall balance between the emissions produced and emissions removed from the atmosphere. To achieve net zero, organisations typically reduce carbon emissions by around 90% and then offset the remaining 10%, known as the 'residual emissions'. That means harmful emissions from homes, transport, farming and industry will have to be stopped or - in areas where it's difficult to stop completely - balanced…

… Working together on climate action In consultation with more than 200 local organisations, Adur & Worthing Councils have drawn up a shared Climate & Nature Plan "Adur & Worthing Sustainability Framework (2021-2023)", covering 10 priority areas and containing 60 actions for the Councils and community. Among the 10 key areas included in the framework are reducing carbon emissions

… the atmosphere through carbon offsetting, ie by utilising tree planting or other carbon sinks. Key targets for tackling climate change: Global target: to limit global heating by 1.5°C which in turn will limit the most damaging impacts of climate change. UK target: The UK is aiming to bring all greenhouse gas emissions to net zero by 2050 with a further target to cut carbon emissions by 78 per cent…

… climate action. Ditching the car: Angela lives in Worthing Town Centre, very close to the Town Hall where she works, so she made the decision to sell her car and instead only use a rental when absolutely necessary, therefore reducing car journeys to play her part in lowering carbon emissions. “Having a car meant for most of the week meant it would sit stationary, not being used. Having used…

… by other measures like planting trees that suck carbon dioxide (CO2) out of the atmosphere. The region-wide plan for Adur and Worthing brings together residents, landowners and public sector organisations in a bid to achieve a net zero target by 2045. Carbon neutral: Describes achieving zero carbon by balancing carbon emissions with the removal of carbon from…


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