Over 300 local authorities in the UK have declared climate emergencies – representing 90% of the population and many have set target dates to achieve net zero for both their own operations and for the wider community. This is the easy bit. Translating this intent into action in a way which reflects local realities and priorities – but also reduces emissions at the pace needed – is no easy task.
Connected Places Catapult is working with partners at CDP, Useful Projects, Space Syntax and others to help address these challenges through the creation of a Net Zero Framework and tool which helps local authorities:
Connected Places Catapult
UK Senior Data and Insight Officer (Cities, States and Regions)