Search inside documents

Search method
Document type

Search results for "low carbon economy"

Including 15 closely related terms such as lower carbon, low carbon, and carbon.

1 result

North Devon Council

Direct link to action plan (PDF)

…, climate change and the climate emergency has been portrayed in purely negative terms. This needn’t be the case and we should look to the benefits that moving to a sustainable and low carbon future can bring to our district and economy. Such benefits can include, but are not limited to: • Supporting local economic growth by harnessing a low carbon economic strategy that identifies local…

… economic growth and create new jobs, and train residents to access jobs; • Grow to a better economy which has higher GVA and productivity, better quality jobs, more innovation and R&D, lower carbon emissions, less inequality and exclusion. 14 Build Back Better 15 Heart of SW Route Map to Recovery…

…:// 17 gas emissions’. By supporting the right development in the right place, the planning process can have major impacts on sustainable travel behaviour, low carbon impact building use, and supporting the infrastructure needed for our low carbon future such as renewable energy schemes. Central to this process is the development…

…, including carbon footprint calculators and personal action plans. 22 • Increase the uptake of renewable / low carbon energy technologies across the district. • Provide information and signposting to improve homes, businesses and community buildings to reduce their emissions and make them more comfortable places in which to live and work. • Enhance the green economy by promoting…

… opportunities to bring in investment through external funding mechanisms available under the emerging climate and biodiversity agendas. • Protection from future costs by supporting our communities to be fully prepared to manage future weather-related events, reducing costs such as the repair and clear- up from flooding and storm damage as well as the human costs of such events. Embracing a low


This is a new service – your feedback will help us improve it.