Decision Maker: Place Overview and Scrutiny Committee, Cabinet, Council
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: Yes
Is subject to call in?: No
Approve new Climate Action programme
(Strategy, Action plan, Annual Report)
RESOLVED that: -
(a) Cabinet endorses the Climate Action Annual Report 2021/22 and Action Plan 2023/24 – 2024/25; and
(b) Cabinet notes the progress towards a Draft Climate Action Strategy.
Portfolio Holder: Finance, Net Zero and Transport
To ensure that the Council has prioritised actions required to achieve a reduction in greenhouse gas emissions from the Council’s own estate and across the wider BCP area. To enable the Council to work towards meeting its commitments under the Climate and Ecological Emergency Declaration and help global efforts to keep climate warming below 1.5°C to avoid further environmental damage, population displacement, biodiversity loss and risk to life.
Report author: Neil Short
Publication date: 10/03/2023
Date of decision: 08/03/2023
Decided at meeting: 08/03/2023 - Cabinet