Mid Sussex District Council achieves Bronze Certification as a Carbon Literate Organisation

PR2024010 - 06/03/2024

Mid Sussex District Council is proud to announce its successful accreditation as a Bronze Carbon Literate Organisation (CLO).  


Following the dedicated efforts of its officers in completing Carbon Literacy Training, this achievement marks a significant milestone in the Council’s commitment to sustainability and environmental practices. 


Councillor Ian Gibson, Cabinet Member for Sustainable Economy and Housing, said: “We're very proud to have attained the bronze certification as a Carbon Literate Organisation. This achievement highlights our ongoing commitment to sustainability and our efforts to play a positive role in addressing climate change. 


We are committed to building upon this achievement and furthering our work towards achieving net zero as a Council. This recognition motivates us to continue our sustainability efforts and to inspire others to join us in making a meaningful impact on the environment." 


The Carbon Literate Organisation (CLO) accreditation, awarded by The Carbon Literacy Project, signifies the Council's dedication to promoting Carbon Literacy within its operations and it reflects the commitment to addressing climate change as part of corporate social responsibility. Mid Sussex District Council is dedicated to educating its workforce about sustainable practices and actively supporting the community in adopting eco-friendly behaviours that reduce carbon emissions. 


To find out more about Carbon Literacy, please visit the Carbon Literacy Project (CLP) Website: Home - The Carbon Literacy Project