Climate change

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As a council we have pledged to take local action to prevent a climate and ecological catastrophe through the development of practices and policies, with an aim to achieving net-zero carbon status by 2030 and to protect and enhance bio-diversity in the district.

We have declared a climate and ecological emergency and are acting now to prevent a climate and ecological catastrophe
We have committed to achieving net-zero carbon status by 2030
We're proud to be part of a area of Essex which is rich in different habitats
Find out about grants and and assistance available to householders and to businesses and what you can do to make your home sustainable
The Essex Climate Action Commission has been set up to advise us about tackling climate change
Climate change inks and resources from other organisations around the world