KCC aims for zero carbon emissions by 2030

Kent County Council has given an update on its plans to achieve net zero carbon emissions for its estate and operations by 2030. The government declared a target of net-zero carbon emissions by 2050, but KCC plans to accelerate its own action to reach that target 20 years earlier. KCC has already successfully reduced carbon…

Kent County Council increases its solar ambitions

Over 1,300 solar panels have been installed on five Kent County Council buildings saving 86 tonnes of carbon emissions a year, equivalent to taking 20 cars off the road. On Monday at noon under a blazing sky, the largest array in the scheme with 608 panels was officially switched on by KCC’s Cabinet Member for…