SustainableAW: Reducing carbon emissions

Adur & Worthing Councils declared a climate emergency in July 2019. As part of this declaration we made a commitment to work towards being a carbon neutral council by 2030.

What does carbon neutral mean?

To become carbon neutral we must reduce damaging carbon emissions where we can, and offset any remaining emissions that we cannot eliminate.

How we are working towards it

Achieving this goal means working closely with partners across the community to make positive changes to how we all live, work and travel, as well as lobbying the government for additional powers.

As a council, we have done the following to support our commitment to becoming carbon neutral:

Page last updated: 14 January 2021