Home > Uncategorized > MAY 6th ELECTIONS ABCD CLIMATE PLEDGE

So far 66 candidates have signed the ABCD climate action pledge, agreeing, if elected, to press their council to:  

  • Aim higher
  • Build partnerships
  • Communicate and 
  • Divest from fossil fuels  

Are your local candidates among them? 

What are their views on incineration? 

https://bit.ly/ABCDsignatories

‘It’s misleading’ to call the electricity low-carbon, says Ann Ballinger of Eunomia, a sustainability consultancy whose clients include the government. ‘You are still burning a lot of plastic to get your energy in an incinerator, so that is pretty similar to burning oil.’

Source:
‘Dirty white elephants: Incinerators were supposed to solve the UK’s waste crisis. Are they making it worse?’
SourceMaterial in conjunction with The Telegraph, 4 February 2021.
Available from:
https://www.source-material.org/blog/dirty-white-elephants


Official candidate lists are now available on district/borough council websites. 

https://seclimatealliance.uk/abcdpledge/



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