The climate emergency
Climate change is having a major impact on our planet.
Cheltenham Borough Council has declared a 'Climate Emergency' and committed to become a net zero carbon council and borough by 2030.
Climate Change - The Facts: a short BBC video featuring Sir David Attenborough
Calculate your carbon footprint
Nearly everything we do releases some amount of carbon into the atmosphere, but how much depends on a huge number of factors.
This means that you can increase or decrease your carbon footprint with your everyday choices.