Cutting Our Carbon

ACE/Settle Town Council Joint event: Saturday 13 November 2021

Taking place as COP26 was coming to an end, this event gave us an opportunity to consider our local and regional responses to cutting our carbon.

You can now watch, over two videos, the recording of this event via Settle Community and Business Hub’s YouTube channel:

Presentation slides from speakers:

Cllr Peter Yates (Settle Town Council): STC’s action plan for being carbon neutral by 2030:

STC Cutting Our Carbon presentation

Jos Holmes, Co-ordinator of York and North Yorkshire Local Enterprise Partnership on York and North Yorkshire’s route map to carbon negative:

Y&NY LEP Route Map to Carbon Negative

Andy Gouldson – Director of Yorkshire Climate Commission and Professor of Environmental Policy at the University of Leeds on the University’s ‘Settle Roadmap’ report:

Settle Summary Roadmap

Rob Atkins(Exchequer and Performance Manager) on Craven DC’s plans for a greener Craven – see recording.

Jess Wiles of Hubbub (an environmental charity) on how her organisation will encourage residents and businesses to think about the steps they can take to reduce their carbon emissions– see recording.