How the warming stripes work
Each stripe represents the average temperature for a single year, relative to the average temperature over the period as a whole. Shades of blue indicate cooler-than-average years, while red shows years that were hotter than average. The stark band of deep red stripes on the right-hand side of the graphic show the rapid heating in recent decades.
Climate emergency declaredNot declared yet
Local net-zero target dateEmergency not yet declared
Climate Action Plan published
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Climate Action Plan scope
What can we do?
As we know, the climate crisis is already here. The good news is that most of the solutions exist today. What’s really needed is more people to join in locally to make a bigger difference together.
Local greenhouse gas emissions by sector
High-impact, low-carbon initiatives
There are some amazing collaborations between local councils, communities and companies. Some examples in/around Halton: