St Albans homes make up 40% of greenhouse emissions

Of all properties in St Albans, our homes make up 40% of greenhouse emissions. Whether or not you choose to use the ‘Green Deal’ scheme, you can do a lot to reduce carbon emissions by making your home more energy efficient. See more about the Green Deal at ‘Green Deal or no Green Deal‘ on the TSA website or watch the Which video

St Albans City and District Council expect to reduce greenhouse emissions in the area by 5% a year. Analysing emissions by property they showed that homes made up 40% of greenhouse emissions in 2011/12, closely followed by Leisure Centres at 36%.

Find out more about reducing your carbon emissions and read the 2011/12 Greenhouse Emissions report in full on the council’s Climate Change pages.

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