Government must do more to help councils to decarbonise, says campaign group

The government must do more to enable councils to play their part in decarbonising the UK, campaign group Friends of the Earth has said. The call comes after a new BBC survey  found that over a third of councils are supporting policies that could increase carbon emissions, such as new roads or airport expansion, despite almost 90% […]

Environmental groups make bold suggestions needed for councils to reduce car use

Transport for Quality of Life and Friends of the Earth have worked together to produced 27 actions that local authorities can use to help reduce car use and double the proportion of journeys by public transport, cycling and walking.  The two organisations have highlighted that while a lot of these changes come within local authority […]


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