County Durham Climate Change Strategy
Climate change poses one of the greatest long term risks to us and has the potential to cause widespread problems for generations to come.
The science highlighting the link between man's activities and climate change is becoming stronger and early action is critical if we are to avoid the worst impacts.
Issues such as the conservation of a finite fuel resource, increasing energy and food prices, and political stability are all fundamentally linked to energy supply and a changing climate.
Climate change strategy and delivery plan
These documents set out how we plan to tackle emissions and how we will prepare for the most likely impacts of emissions which already affect the atmosphere.