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North Devon Council

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… of projects which address the climate and ecological emergencies, including: • Changes to our grounds maintenance regime to reduce carbon and encourage nature; • Trial of biodiversity net gain approach; • We have improved our kerbside recycling collection to include additional materials. Including food waste; • Working with Carbon Savvy to promote use of personal carbon footprints…

… emissions 351.0 197.0 5. Electricity 351.0 197.0 Scope 3 Other indirect GHG emissions 2208.1 6207.7 6. Purchased material and fuel 748.1 3246.2 7. Transport related activities 425.6 19.2 8. Waste disposal 0.0 7.3 9. Leased assets and franchising, outsourcing 0.0 2043.9 10. Sold goods and services 1034.4 891.1 TOTAL GROSS FOOTPRINT (SCOPES 1, 2 AND 3) 3951.5 7759.0 11. Offset emissions…

… 0.0 0.0 TOTAL NET FOOTPRINT (SCOPES 1, 2 AND 3) 3951.5 7759.0 Scope 1 emissions remain about the same for both years. The use of gas or oil for building heating and our waste collection rounds were largely unaffected by covid lockdowns. Scope 2 emissions decreased, this is likely to be the result of covid lockdowns as many staff worked from home. Scope 3 emissions show a substantial…

… assets, some leased or rented, including leisure facilities, the crematorium, and the council offices and buildings themselves. The heating and lighting of these buildings fall under both scope 1 and 2 emissions. Operational vehicles - particularly in our waste collection service which provides the majority of our transport carbon usage. However, business mileage is also accrued over…

…. • Promote wellbeing within our communities through the use of active travel and making our natural assets accessible to all. • Direct cost savings: through initiatives to reduce the council’s use of energy and water and to minimise waste. • Pooling resources: working in partnership with others, sharing services and increasing purchasing power. 13 • External funding: maximising…

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