Derbyshire County Council Climate Emergency

There was a good turnout overall for the Climate Emergency Lobby at County Hall Matlock this afternoon and plenty of Derbyshire Greens among them. Councillors were lobbied on entry and on the steps, councillors announced their recent Derbyshire Climate and Carbon Reduction manifesto (all of 4 hours old) which whilst welcome, I think you’ll agree it’s simply NOT ENOUGH ! https://www.derbyshire.gov.uk/environment/climate-change/carbon-reduction-manifesto/derbyshire-climate-and-carbon-reduction-manifesto.aspx

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One response to “Derbyshire County Council Climate Emergency

  1. Last week I spoke to a county councillor from North Wales and she confirmed that councils are just passing these climate emergency motions as a form of greenwash. In themselves, these motions are not meaningful unless there is real content and ongoing commitment to back them up.

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