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  • ACT responds to Teignbridge Local Plan consultation

    ACT responds to Teignbridge Local Plan consultation

    The ACT coordinating group is preparing a response to the TDC Local Plan consultation.  We have prepared an initial draft response here. Your input/comments are very much welcomed, please send these to It is important that everyone responds to this consultation by the 15th June as the new Local Plan will shape development in…

  • Carbon Calculator released

    Carbon Calculator released

    We have developed a carbon calculator which is simple to use and will enable you to track your carbon footprint from year to year. The calculator covers everything you and your household consume including domestic energy use, transport, food and stuff. Domestic energy use and car use are based on accurate readings. As well as…

  • Teignbridge Wildlife Watchers on Facebook

    Teignbridge Wildlife Watchers on Facebook

    A message to all ACT members with an interest in Wildlife. To help wildlife, find new friends, keep people in touch and encourage them to share the wildlife they see on their daily walk, we’ve just started a Teignbridge Wildlife Watchers Facebook Page.

  • Decarbonising Transport setting the Challenge

    DfT has launched Decarbonising Transport setting the Challenge. This recognises that current and planned policies will not result in net zero by 2050. This consultation plans to produce a Transport Decarbonisation Plan within 7 months.

  • Teignbridge District Council Local Plan Review

    On 23rd March Teignbridge District Council announced the Local Plan 2020-2040 Review. The review survey runs until 15th June 2020, and ACT will be publishing a response towards the end of April.

  • Transport Documents Updated

    Transport related documents have been updated to reflect comments received. These are the Parish Pack, Transport Policy and the TECs Electric Vehicles review.

  • ACT launches resources pack for town and parish councillors

    Action on Climate in Teignbridge (ACT) works to support district, town and parish councils in the locality that are considering declaring or have already declared a climate and /or ecological emergency. Twenty councils In Teignbridge, including the district council, have made such a declaration, while others are considering doing so.

  • Heathfield Power Station application unanimously rejected by Teignbridge planning committee

    This morning Teignbridge District Council unanimously rejected application 19/01342/FUL for a gas fired power plant at Heathfield.

  • Stop the Heathfield Power Plant

    Following Teignbridge District Council’s declaration of a climate emergency in April 2019, in July application 19/01342/FUL was received by Teignbridge District Council for a 2.5MW gas-fired peaking power plant at Heathfield. This application has received over 300 objections.