TITLE

Changing climate goals

AUTHOR(S)
Shaw, Rob
PUB. DATE
July 2010
SOURCE
Planning (14672073);7/23/2010, Issue 1878, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the need to control climate change that would cater the use of renewable energy and emission control even under budget cuts in Great Britain. It cites an initiative which aims to zero carbon emissions including planning and building regulations which promote carbon reduction. It describes the roles of planning which includes the promotion of energy mapping, the implementation of policies in building regulations, and the use of opportunities and risk maps for information.
ACCESSION #
52871412

 

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