Rising to the Challenge

Achieving Net Zero will require new
thinking, creative solutions and
systemic change

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Re-charging Britain’s roads policy

By Professor David Begg & Claire Haigh

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Decarbonising Transport

A Manifesto for Decarbonising
Transport

By the Greener Transport Council

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Our mission is the decarbonisation of transport

Transport is the biggest polluting sector of the UK economy.  The growing urgency of the climate crisis and its disproportionate impact on the poorest in society, requires us to develop solutions to decarbonise rapidly and at scale. We aim to transform our communities into cleaner, greener, less congested and more prosperous places to live and work, where greener transport is the affordable and desirable choice for everyone.

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Greener Transport Stories

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The role of localism in ensuring a fair and just transition to net zero

Published on: 15th September 2021 by Claire Haigh.

This was the third event in our series on Rising to the Challenge: What will it take to decarbonise transport? which took place on Monday 13 September. Delegates heard from: Hilary Chipping, Chief Executive, South East Midlands LEP Claire Haigh, Chief Executive, Greener Transport Solutions Jamie Driscoll, Mayor of North of Tyne Victoria Hills, Chief…

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A Manifesto for Decarbonising Transport

Greener Transport Solutions logo Published on: 30th September 2021 by Claire Haigh.

We are a group of leading professionals in the transport and planning sectors who together support the UK Government’s commitment to decarbonising our economy while sharing a deep concern that much greater urgency and action is needed to address the challenge society faces. Our focus is upon what we believe the Government must do if…

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