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APSE – You’ve Declared a Climate Emergency… What Next? (2020)APSE – You’ve Declared a Climate Emergency… What Next? (2020)

APSE Energy
Updated 3 months ago
Purpose: The Association for Public Service Excellence (APSE) have carried out research and released guidance for local authorities that have declared a climate emergency on the actions they would need to take. The main findings they found are: Informed by scientific evidence, the contribution of local reductions in emissions can be significant and should be actioned as soon as possible. A cut today is better than the same cut ...Purpose: The Association for Public Service Excellence (APSE) have carried out research and released guidance for local authorities that have declared a climate emergency on the actions they would need to take. The main...

Local Authority Net Zero DashboardsLocal Authority Net Zero Dashboards

Regen
Created 4 months ago
We know that local authorities are going to be key to delivering net zero, working either directly or with other stakeholders to guide and inspire local action on heat, energy and transport. Regen has been working to support local authorities on this journey, such as our recent paper which sets out a major programme to devolve powers and funding on energy – empowering local leaders to tackle the climate emergency We have developed the a...We know that local authorities are going to be key to delivering net zero, working either directly or with other stakeholders to guide and inspire local action on heat, energy and transport. Regen has been working to sup...

The Merton Rule - An APSE Energy PublicationThe Merton Rule - An APSE Energy Publication

APSE Energy
Updated 4 months ago
The Merton Rule required new developments to generate at least 10% of their energy needs from on-site renewable energy equipment, in order to help reduce annual carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions in the built environment. There is confusion over whether the policy can be used currently due to government announcements related to the Housing Standards Review and the recommendations to abolish the Code for Sustainable Homes and the repeal of t...The Merton Rule required new developments to generate at least 10% of their energy needs from on-site renewable energy equipment, in order to help reduce annual carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions in the built environment. Th...

100% Open Innovation Toolkit100% Open Innovation Toolkit

100% Open
Updated 4 months ago
This 30-piece toolkit covers the whole open innovation journey from setting a strategy for collaboration to implementing mutually beneficial business models. It helps to make the case for open innovation and shows how to co-create or crowdsource relevant ideas, prototype the best ones and construct strong partnerships.This 30-piece toolkit covers the whole open innovation journey from setting a strategy for collaboration to implementing mutually beneficial business models. It helps to make the case for open innovation and shows how to...

OPEN INNOVATION MANIFESTOOPEN INNOVATION MANIFESTO

100% Open
Updated 4 months ago
The Open Innovation Manifesto will give you the strategic rationale and development plan for your innovation programme. It makes the case for open innovation and will help you communicate the programme effectively. It’s a manifesto because it is a statement of belief and intent.The Open Innovation Manifesto will give you the strategic rationale and development plan for your innovation programme. It makes the case for open innovation and will help you communicate the programme effectively. It’s ...

VectorsVectors

100% Open
Updated 4 months ago
Use Vectors to create a graphical representation of your innovation strategy over time. It helps you determine what you are intending to innovate, the steps that will be needed along the way and how different innovations might relate to one and other.Use Vectors to create a graphical representation of your innovation strategy over time. It helps you determine what you are intending to innovate, the steps that will be needed along the way and how different innovations...

C40 Cities – Adapting to Climate Change (2019)C40 Cities – Adapting to Climate Change (2019)

C40 Cities
Updated 4 months ago
Purpose: C40 Cities have stated why mitigation and adaptation actions should be prioritised based on impact, benefits and ability to fulfil objectives and developed with the community and partners. There is a video where city practitioners explain why mitigation and adaptation should be combined in action plans.Purpose: C40 Cities have stated why mitigation and adaptation actions should be prioritised based on impact, benefits and ability to fulfil objectives and developed with the community and partners. There is a video where...

C40 Cities – Focused Acceleration – A strategic approach to climate action in cities by 2030C40 Cities – Focused Acceleration – A strategic approach to climate action in cities by 2030

C40 Cities
Updated 4 months ago
Purpose: C40 Cities have produced a report, analysing the biggest opportunities for cities to accelerate the reduction of their carbon emissions. It recommends cities focus on twelve opportunities across four action areas: decarbonising the electricity grid, optimising energy efficiency in buildings, enabling next generation mobility and improving waste management.Purpose: C40 Cities have produced a report, analysing the biggest opportunities for cities to accelerate the reduction of their carbon emissions. It recommends cities focus on twelve opportunities across four action area...

Friends of the Earth: ‘33 Actions Local Authorities can take on Climate Change’ (2019)Friends of the Earth: ‘33 Actions Local Authorities can take on Climate Change’ (2019)

Friends of the Earth
Updated 4 months ago
Purpose: Friends of the Earth’s report identifies 33 actions that local authorities can take to reduce carbon emissions, under the following groups: transport, buildings, waste, energy, procurement, green spaces and influence.Purpose: Friends of the Earth’s report identifies 33 actions that local authorities can take to reduce carbon emissions, under the following groups: transport, buildings, waste, energy, procurement, green spaces and infl...

31 Climate Actions for Councils31 Climate Actions for Councils

Ashden
Updated 4 months ago
Our list of 31 climate actions – all quantified in terms of likely carbon savings, approximate cost and co-benefits – helps councils choose the right interventions for their communities. They also point to examples of best practice around the UK. The actions were co-developed by Ashden, Friends of the Earth and CDP.Our list of 31 climate actions – all quantified in terms of likely carbon savings, approximate cost and co-benefits – helps councils choose the right interventions for their communities. They also point to examples of be...