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Wolverhampton City Council

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… striking included: • The success the UK energy sector has had in reducing emissions • The large contributions that business and transport make to CO2 emissions • The fact that UK residents are still a significant contributor to emissions (15%), and one of the only groups to increase carbon emissions between 2017-2018 “If we don’t act now, what’s the future generation got to look forward…

emissions 7 Residents felt this principle could be met by: Thinking through policies in detail to unexpected, negative knock-on effects on carbon emissions Working with experts and keeping abreast of new innovations in green technology when thinking about what action to take on climate change Avoiding actions that have purely ‘symbolic’ value and have little actual impact on reducing emissions

… | Private and Confidential Residents thought shifting to ultra-low emission council vehicles was important and in line with changes elsewhere • Transport was assumed to constitute a large proportion of the council’s carbon emissions • The policy was seen as credible following on from other councils adopting similar policies, and residents’ experiences of low emission public transport in other…

… and community and developed key principles guiding implementation, recommending that all policies should keep the costs impact low and be as sustainable/effective at reducing emissions as possible. Climate change is seen as a large-scale issue that can feel overwhelming; residents therefore want to see businesses and other powerful emitters in the city play their part. Particularly after learning…

carbon emissions The cost impact of actions on residents and the council should be considered The council should be transparent about its plans and associated costs 5 6 7 Some plans should have an immediate impact in order to motivate further change 8 Sensitivity: NOT PROTECTIVELY MARKED • Using renewable energy sources (e.g. wind power) to power the electricity in all Council…


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