A Greener Way For Our Bay is Torbay Climate Partnership’s new framework and plan for reducing the Bay’s carbon footprint and preparing for a changing climate. The Partnership is made up of a wide range of organisations in Torbay from the public, private, community and voluntary sectors. 

The new consultation – ‘A Greener Way For Our Bay’ – aims to engage with local people on the Torbay Climate Partnership’s new plans for reducing the Bay’s carbon footprint and preparing for a changing climate. The Partnership is made up of a wide range of organisations in Torbay from the public, private, community and voluntary sectors. 

A Greener Way for Our Bay has ten priorities which are:

  1. Help more people live and work in homes and buildings that are energy efficient. 
  2. Make sustainable transport and public transport more accessible and affordable.
  3. Ensure that roads and paths are safer and more accessible for cyclists and walkers.
  4. Reduce waste and increase recycling.
  5. Enjoy and protect our marine and natural environment. 
  6. Help green our businesses and create new jobs with the environment at their heart.
  7. Ensure the community is at the heart of local action. 
  8. Monitor progress and set up initiatives that celebrate success. 
  9. Help everyone understand why change is needed and how sustainable choices will make a difference.
  10. Work with nature and the local community to prepare for a changing climate.

Find out more: https://greenerway.torbay.gov.uk