Carbon and Decision Making

Meeting: 
MQT on 2015-01-21
Session date: 
January 21, 2015
Reference: 
2015/0310
Question By: 
Murad Qureshi
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

Could the Mayor provide an update on Action 13.4 of his 2011 Climate Change Mitigation and Energy Strategy which was to "Investigate how carbon is considered in internal decision-making"?

Answer

Answer for Carbon and Decision Making

Answer for Carbon and Decision Making

Answered By: 
The Mayor

LFEPA has piloted the inclusion of whole life costing and have relevant guidance in its

Sustainable Development Strategy (2013-16). The MPS sustainability team review all business cases and where value for money allows, carbon reduction measures are incorporated. TfL has a Carbon & Energy Efficiency Plan within their project management framework for all projects over £1 million. TfL also appraise road and rail emissions. TfL's Responsible Procurement policy promotes green energy sourcing.