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Easter bin collections

We are changing the way we deal with bank holiday bin collections. All bin collections following a bank holiday will now take place one day late. See our Easter Bin Collection page for further details.

Carbon reduction plan

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8. Renewable energy

Renewable energy accounted for -0.8% of our 2020/21 carbon footprint.

Non-domestic PV

Potential Measure: Identify and make business case / seek funding for further non-domestic PV opportunities across ECC estate e.g. Guildhall, ISCA, Arena, ECFC, Corn Exchange, RAMM, University fields, Water Lane II, Bus Station, St Sidwell’s Point.

Identified GHG reduction (tCO2e): -461

Lead: City Surveyor / Service Leads / Net Zero Team

Resource required: Yes


Domestic PV

Potential Measure: Install roof mounted PV on 2,386 existing homes and similar proportion of new build Council homes

Identified GHG reduction (tCO2e): -376

Lead: City Surveyor / Housing lead / Net Zero Team

Resource required: Yes