Mainstreaming sustainable development - A case study: Ashton Hayes is going carbon neutral
AffiliationUniversity of Chester
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AbstractThis article discusses a case study of Ashton Hayes in Cheshire. In November 2005, the parish council of Ashton Hayes voted to try to become England's first carbon neutral village. The process of project development and implementation are discussed and some general conclusions from this experience are drawn. Ashton Hayes provides an interesting case study of a community-led attempt to bring sustainable development into the mainstream.
CitationLocal Economy, 2007, 22(1), pp. 62-74
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SponsorsThis article was submitted to the RAE2008 for the University of Chester - Geography and Environment Studies.