What we stand for

The world has reached a “pivotal moment” and must change course in the next two years or risk runaway climate change – UN Secretary-General António Guterres , September 2018
The Bishops Stortford Climate Group was formed following the Paris Climate Agreement in 2016 and aims to raise awareness of climate change on a local and national level and to help local people, businesses and government to take positive action to reduce the dangers of climate change CURRENTLY THE BISHOPS STORTFORD CLIMATE GROUP ARE
  • promoting the use of electric vehicles – both cars and bicycles – in Bishops Stortford.
  • working to persuade the council to insist that developers build houses to a high standard aiming for zero carbon
  • promoting the use of heat networks with ground source heat pumps
  • campaigning for investment in walking and cycling
  • encouraging lowering of food waste
Our constitution can be viewed here.