Decision Maker: Cabinet
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: Yes
Is subject to call in?: No
This report will feedback the work undertaken
by consultants to identify our carbon baseline.
Report of the Leader of the Council to update Cabinet on progress made towards achieving Net Zero Carbon.
The Chair of the Infrastructure Safety & Growth Scrutiny Committee updated Cabinet to make recommendations to it following consideration of matters by the Infrastructure Safety & Growth Scrutiny Committee
At its meeting on 26th September 2022, the Infrastructure Safety & Growth Scrutiny Committee received the Net Zero Carbon – baseline reporting item. This item is due to be considered by Cabinet at its meeting on 20th October 2022.
Following its consideration of the above item, the Infrastructure Safety & Growth Scrutiny Committee endorsed the baseline assessment and agreed to add a timescale to the report’s recommendation regarding the preparation of an Action Plan and accordingly the committee made the recommendation to Cabinet as set out below.
Net Zero Carbon – baseline reporting
The Committee RESOLVED it recommend to Cabinet that an Action Plan be prepared by 31 December 2024.
(Moved by Councillor S Goodall and seconded by Councillor S Peaple)
Endorsed the baseline assessment; and
Agreed that an action plan is prepared subject to the timeline suggested by I S &G Scrutiny Committee by 31 December 2024
(Moved by Councillor R Pritchard and seconded by Councillor A Farell)
The Chair asked that it be noted that a letter as been forwarded by the MP regarding the third phase of the public de-carbonisation scheme the MP added he will support any bids from Tamworth Borough Council. (Letter attached)
Report author: Anna Miller
Publication date: 11/08/2023
Date of decision: 20/10/2022
Decided at meeting: 20/10/2022 - Cabinet