Suffolk County Council

6 01, 2023

Suffolk County Council net zero plans making progress

2023-04-26T17:39:08+01:006th January 2023|

[Source: Suffolk County Council] Suffolk County Council has reduced its carbon emissions by 15% (or 4,000 tonnes CO2e) in the last two years, on its ambitious journey to net zero by 2030. The results are set out in a report ...

28 11, 2022

Celebrating Suffolk’s environmental champions

2022-11-28T09:10:48+00:0028th November 2022|

[Source: Suffolk County Council]. Creating the Greenest County Awards 2023 launched The Creating the Greenest County Awards return for a 12th time to celebrate the achievements of Suffolk’s residents, businesses, schools, communities and organisations who are protecting our environment ...

23 11, 2022

Thousands more new trees for Suffolk

2022-11-28T09:21:47+00:0023rd November 2022|

[Source: Suffolk County Council]7,526 trees will be planted across the county this winter by Suffolk’s councils.Suffolk County Council successfully submitted a joint bid on behalf of itself, Babergh District Council, East Suffolk Council, Ipswich Borough Council and West Suffolk Council.£138,219 ...

6 10, 2022

Air Quality Survey launches in Ipswich

2022-10-10T10:47:40+01:006th October 2022|

[Source: Suffolk County Council] Today (6 October 2022) Suffolk County Council Public Health launches an Air Quality survey in the Ipswich area to help inform future intervention in the town. The survey aims to measure current levels of understanding ...

4 10, 2022

£7.8 million redevelopment of Foxhall Recycling Centre to begin

2022-10-10T10:55:26+01:004th October 2022|

[Source: Suffolk County Council] Work on a major expansion of the Foxhall Recycling Centre near Ipswich is set to begin. How Foxhall Recycling Centre will look on completion of the £7.8 million redevelopment. (Picture: Suffolk County Council). RG Carter ...

24 08, 2022

Council to boost electric vehicle charging across Suffolk

2022-08-30T15:53:34+01:0024th August 2022|

[Source: Suffolk County Council] The council submitted a bid of £1,362,000 to the Department for Transport, as part of the Local EV Infrastructure (LEVI) pilot scheme. Suffolk’s residents and visitors will see further improvements to the county’s electric vehicle ...

27 07, 2022

Suffolk school reaches for the STARS

2022-08-01T11:00:17+01:0027th July 2022|

[Source: Suffolk County Council] Exning Primary School has been named Modeshift STARS Local Primary School of the Year in recognition of its excellence in promoting sustainable travel. The national awards scheme encourages schools to consider how their pupils can ...

26 07, 2022

Recent hot weather and steps towards a net zero future

2022-07-27T08:44:13+01:0026th July 2022|

[Source: Suffolk County Council] By Councillor Richard Rout, Suffolk County Council’s Deputy Leader and Cabinet Member for Finance and Environment Last week, we experienced some of the hottest temperatures that Suffolk has ever seen and, due to climate change, ...

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