Seven out of 10 councils lack finance for net-zero transition

20th May 2022


Financial constraints are the biggest challenge for seven out of 10 councils when looking to achieve net-zero emissions, a survey of decision-makers at 50 UK local authorities has uncovered.

The poll by consultancy firms Cluttons and AESG found that a lack of skills and time are the next biggest obstacles to net zero, suggesting that they need more support from central government and the

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