Government reduces its carbon emissions by 13.8% in 12 months

The Prime Minister announced on 14 May 2010 that this would be the ‘greenest government ever’ and that, as part of this, central government would reduce its carbon emissions by 10% within 12 months. The government has achieved this target, saving a total of 13.8%. Never before has central government achieved this level of reduction in such a short space of time.