Sustainability is about creating opportunities for all residents in Mid Sussex.
Electric Vehicle survey
Electric vehicles have an important role to play in reducing carbon dioxide emissions and reducing the effect of transport on local air quality.
We are supporting the uptake of electric vehicles and helping to roll out charging points across the district. We have already upgraded some charging points in car parks across the District and are looking at the possibility of more, subject to national funding.
Our sustainability strategy outlines our approach to sustainability and delivering sustainable development.
We lead by example and work in partnership with the wider community to promote social, economic and environmental responsibility by:
- And businesses
We are committed to:
Following good environmental practice.
Reducing negative environmental impacts of our day-to-day activities and services.
Efficiently managing our:
- And people
Conservation and improvement
Planning policies are important in making sure that sustainable development deals with issues such as:
- Energy use
- Water use
- Local air quality
We encourage and support sustainable transport such as cycling and electric vehicles.
It is important for:
- Reducing traffic jams
- Improving air quality
- Promoting good health
We support local communities to become more sustainable by:
- Raising awareness
- Working in partnership with them
- Helping to deliver projects that meet a particular need