Reading Borough Council

Reducing carbon emissions and improving air quality with Councillor Tony Page from Reading Borough Council, captured as part of the Zero Carbon Tour.

Our story

by Councillor Tony Page from Reading Borough Council - Zero Carbon Tour interview

The Council is working closely with Reading Buses to help deliver a net zero target by 2030 with new electric and hydrogen gas buses. They are also promoting active cycling and walking with the assistance of government funding. The overall aim is to reduce the numbers of cars on the roads to reduce carbon emissions and improve air quality.

For the full story, please watch the video! Discover more here: www.zerocarbontour.com.

Image: Unsplash stock image, Marco Zuppone

Our advice

Search various websites that the government has set up nationally and locally to provide information and advice on sustainability. These will help with signposting to new available grants to help fund sustainability initiatives.

Our metrics

  • Reduction in carbon emissions.

Read more: http://www.reading.gov.uk/environment/

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