Do your bit and Take Action

Here are some useful tips and information to help you do your bit to make Torbay carbon neutral and tackle the Climate Emergency.

  • Visit the Devon Climate Emergencywebsite for top tips on how to reduce your own carbon footprint.
  • Leave the car at home and walkand cycle more. For local advice including routes visit our cycling
  • Reduce the amount of waste you create and reuse and recycle more. For top tips see our Waste minimisation
  • To save energy contact Exeter Community Energyfor friendly impartial energy saving advice. You can also find out more through the Energy Saving Trust - a respected and trusted voice on energy efficiency and clean energy solutions.
  • Find out more on our energy efficiency Reducing energy use, improving your living conditions and saving money are three good reasons for you to consider energy efficiency improvements or energy saving techniques.
  • Plant more trees and biodiversity rich plants in your garden. For more ideas see the Devon Wildlife Trust
  • Thanks to our partnership with Groundwork South we are able to offer a range of volunteering opportunities in parks and open spaces including gardening, tree planting and lots of other activities.

For other ideas see below:

If you are a SME visit the SME Climate Hub for climate solutions and tools to help you reduce your carbon emissions UK - SME Climate Hub (