What is sustainability and why is it important?
Wealden Sustainability Strategy
The Council's sustainability strategy (pdf) provides a framework to ensure sustainability is included in all its strategies, plans, policies and actions.
Our vision is to meet the needs of all people in Wealden and promote sustainable prosperity for everyone whilst respecting the limits of our environment and resources and ensuring that they are maintained for the benefit and enjoyment of future generations.
Wealden Climate Change Policy and Action Plan
The Council's climate change policy (pdf) together with the climate change action plan (pdf) sets out the Council's commitment to tackling the causes and effects of climate change. The action plan outlines how the Council plans to reduce its own greenhouse gas emissions and how we will work with our partners and the community to help reduce emissions across the district.
Council Energy Certificates
The Nottingham Declaration
Wealden District Council has signed The Nottingham Declaration - On Climate Change (external link), a high level commitment to the community on trying to limit climate change.
Wealden District Council has produced a greenhouse gas emissions report (PDF) in accordance with new guidance issued by the Department for Energy and Climate Change (DECC).
For further information or to make a comment, please contact the Sustainability Officer using the contact details at the bottom of this page.
- Department of Energy and Climate Change home page (external link) - Central Government Department with information on the national outlook, policy and funding programmes such as Feed-in Tariffs.
- Calculate how much CO2 does your lifestyle produce?
- Energy saving trust (external link) - How Energy Efficient is Your Home?
Please note: Companies and links on these pages are for information only and are not recommendations by Wealden District Council.