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Smarter driving on the road to ruin – #Manchester #climate #toptrumps

Manchester City Council’s carbon emissions are, even from the false baseline of 2009/10, climbing.  And so to help them achieve their rubbery targets they proclaim that they will finally introduce that one day programme of training that they designed last … Continue reading

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“Increase staff cycling levels to 12%” – #Manchester #climate #toptrumps

Manchester City Council’s carbon emissions are, even from the false baseline of 2009/10, climbing.  Their 2013-14 plan is chock full of specific goals, oh yes. What it says 4.30 Further increase staff cycling levels to 12% of journeys. What was … Continue reading

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From taxis to “City Car Club”. Really? #Manchester #climate #toptrumps

Manchester City Council’s carbon emissions are, even from the false baseline of 2009/10, climbing.  And so to help them achieve their rubbery targets they proclaim that they will … switch 5% if taxi trips to “City Car Club.” What it … Continue reading

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Struck mute by commuting “target” – #Manchester #climate #toptrumps

Manchester City Council’s carbon emissions are, even from the false baseline of 2009/10, climbing.  And so to help them achieve their rubbery targets they proclaim that they will cut commuting by… 1%.  #Senseofurgency?? What it says 4.28 Reduce commuting by … Continue reading

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Streetlights and the total eclipse of the… credibility – #Manchester #climate #toptrumps

Manchester City Council’s carbon emissions are, even from the false baseline of 2009/10, climbing.  It says something that one of the few numbers they are able to cite in their entire “plan” for 2013/4 is for… 68 tonnes, a trivial … Continue reading

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