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East Renfrewshire Council

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… Environmental Sustainability Strategy 2015-18, which will allow the Council to align activities with the national policy agenda on climate change and meet likely future requirements around carbon and greenhouse gas emission reporting. 33. The new strategy will establish baseline carbon emissions (and other greenhouse gas emissions) and set a target to achieve carbon neutrality no later than 2040…

… in May 2019, with over 60% of UK local authorities declaring a climate emergency by January 2020. 4. There is no single definition of what a ‘climate emergency’ means but most responses have included target setting around becoming carbon neutral and/or achieving reductions in other greenhouse gas emissions. 5. The Climate Change (Emissions Reduction Targets) (Scotland) Act 2019, sets…

… is being made in terms of reduced emissions. 8. The Scottish Government plans to bring forward secondary legislation that will alter the details of the existing public sector climate change reporting duties outlined above. It is possible there will be a requirement on councils to state the year by which they will cease to emit any direct greenhouse gases and their targets for reducing indirect

… deliver on the carbon reduction target could include:  Better energy management.  Reduction of our property assets (operational buildings make significant contributions to carbon emissions);  Reduction in business and commuter travel mileage through increased use of digital technology and agile and home-working; and  Consideration of innovative approaches to fleet management e.g…

… route-optimisation software which will make the routes driven by bin lorries, street sweepers, road gritters etc. more efficient. In addition to that since the coronavirus lockdown at the end of March 2020 almost all meetings are now virtual meetings with all staff working at home wherever possible. This will mean even more carbon emission reductions. FINANCE AND EFFICIENCY 11…


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