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London Borough of Islington

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emissions that occur locally from activities such as burning gas in boilers to heat homes and businesses or petrol/diesel vehicle emissions. Scope 2 Emissions: Indirect emissions that occur from using electricity generated in another location, i.e. from the electricity grid where the emissions could be from coal or gas-fired power stations that supply electricity to homes and businesses…

… away from gas where possible. In doing so we will work with borough partners such as schools and colleges, universities and the NHS to support them to reduce carbon emissions from their estates. 2. Transport Reduce emissions in the borough from transport: We will reduce vehicular emissions by encouraging walking, cycling and public transportation. By working collaboratively, we will explore…

… strategy sets out how we will reach our net zero target and what we will gain: energy efficient homes, affordable green electricity, lower energy costs, cleaner air and streets free of harmful emissions. To date we have already made significant strides towards this vision: • Carbon emissions have already been reducing in the borough. The council’s target of a 40% reduction in the borough’s…

total emissions between 2005 and 2020 was achieved in 2018, two years ahead of the 2020 deadline. • As a landlord, building owner and fleet manager, we are committed to further decreasing carbon emissions from the built environment and future developments. 14 • We’ve worked hard to reduce energy consumption and costs through schemes such as the Bunhill heat network, which supplies low…

… of having no carbon dioxide emissions produced. If any are produced, they are offset by carbon reducing processes. Carbon Offset Fund: A fund that developers have to pay into if their developments fail to meet emission targets. This money is then used to support carbon reduction projects in Islington. Carbon Offsetting: Removing carbon from the atmosphere in order to balance carbon emissions

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