Information about what we are doing to reduce the causes of and risks from climate change.
The Environmental Policy contains our objectives on climate change and is summarised below:
Environmental Policy Summary (pdf 1.43mb opens in new window)
The objectives commit us to:
Our objectives have been set with reference to the national Climate Change Act and resulting UK Low Carbon Transition Plan:
Climate Change Act (external website)
UK Low Carbon Transition plan (external website)
Read more about how we work with our partners to reduce the causes of, and risks from, climate change.
Our approach to working with partner organisations, residents and businesses is outlined in our Environmental Policy (available above).
We work with organisations like Your Climate (Climate Change Partnership for Yorkshire and Humber), Humber Emergency Planning Service, Humber Environmental Managers’ Network and the Energy Saving Trust, plus other local authorities from across Yorkshire and the Humber where appropriate.