Devon council moves to toughen green policies in wake of climate emergency declaration

A Devon council has voted to give "appropriate weight" to climate change policies in its local plan and to develop new policies to strengthen its approach to environmental concerns in the wake of the authority declaring a "climate emergency" and the government's new statutory 2050 zero carbon target.

by Michael Donnelly
Dawlish: town is within Teignbridge Council area (pic: diamond geezer, Flickr)
Dawlish: town is within Teignbridge Council area (pic: diamond geezer, Flickr)

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