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Carbon Emissions: Publicity

Volume 463: debated on Thursday 19 July 2007

To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what steps his Department is taking to increase awareness and understanding of the impact everyday actions have on carbon dioxide emissions and to help people to identify what they can do about it. (150589)

We support a considerable amount of work to help individuals think about the impacts of their behaviours. As part of our Act on CO2 campaign, we recently launched a web-based CO2 calculator which allows people and households to find out their CO2 footprint and receive a tailored action plan.