Decision details

Climate Change Action Plan

Decision Maker: Council

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No

Decision:

Resolved

 

(1)           That the following aspirational targets for carbon emission reduction be agreed.

 

Sector

Target

Housing

·       Upgrade insulation in 2063 homes per year up to 2030

·       Fit 1314 eco-heating systems each year

Transport

·       40% commuting by public transport, cycling or walking by 2030

·       Increase car sharing for remaining car users

·       Minimum 59 EV chargers by 2030

Energy

·       Minimum 176MW renewable power as soon as possible

Trees

·       Minimum 20% tree cover as soon as practicable

Waste

·       70% of municipal waste reused, recycled or composted by 2025 with zero waste as soon as possible

 

(2)           That the 2020/21 Climate Change Action Plan (Annex to the Minutes as set out in the Minute Book) be agreed.

 

Report author: Felicity Parker, Trevor Pugh

Publication date: 14/05/2020

Date of decision: 13/05/2020

Decided at meeting: 13/05/2020 - Council

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