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Tiaki Taiao

Caring for and protecting our environment

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Tiaki Taiao

Caring for and protecting our environment

The 10 year plan proposes working with our communities to meet climate change challenges and our goal to be carbon zero by 2050.

What we’re proposing

As part of our 10 year plan we’re proposing to invest in a range of initiatives:

Installing more public electric vehicle (EV) charging stations
installing more public electric vehicle (EV) charging stations
reducing the number of Council vehicles with more of them being EVs
reducing the number of Council vehicles with more of them being EVs
ensuring new commercial buildings follow green building rating standards
ensuring new commercial buildings follow green building rating standards
exploring Council land eligible for carbon credits
exploring Council land eligible for carbon credits
ongoing development at Silverstream Landfill
ongoing development at Silverstream Landfill
reducing Council’s emissions with most savings likely to come from changing how our pools are heated.
reducing Council’s emissions with most savings likely to come from changing how our pools are heated.

You’ll find detailed information on these initiatives in the Consultation Document.

Te Tuku i Hō Whakaaro

How you can have your say

What do you think about our proposals for Tiaki Taiao – Caring for and protecting our environment?