Carbon Offsets Daily

Daily carbon offset news, insight, community.

  • Author:
  • Published: Dec 16th, 2010
  • Category: UK
  • Comments: None

Gloucestershire leads the way in combatting carbon emissions

| Sourced From Cotswoldjournal |

GLOUCESTERSHIRE is the first region to become a 10:10 County as part of an international campaign to reduce carbon emissions.

In September 2009, 10:10 was set up to encourage individuals, businesses, schools and families to cut their carbon output by 10 per cent over a one-year period.

So far more than 110,000 people, 4,000 businesses and hundreds of councils, schools, universities and hospitals have agreed to cut their CO2 emissions with 10:10s support.

The announcement came at the inaugural 10:10 Awards ceremony, hosted by Gloucestershire County Council to recognise local people who go the extra mile to help the environment.

Harriet Bell, national 10:10 Campaign Coordinator, said:

Tags: , , ,

Leave a Reply

© 2009 Carbon Offsets Daily. All Rights Reserved.

This blog is powered by Wordpress.