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Renewable energy targets: Local authorities in England (212 responses out of a total 387 councils questioned)
Amber Valley*10% + renewable energy production
Arun*10%: 2005/15%:2015/ 20%:2020
Aylesbury ValeNo target; policy in development
Barking & Dagenham20% renewable energy production
Barnet*Encouraging sustainable development
Barrow in FurnessNo policy
BasildonNo policy
Bedford10 % reduction in carbon emissions
BedfordshireNo policy
Berwick-upon-Tweed No policy
BexleyNo target; policy in development
BlackburnNo target; policy in development
Blyth Valley10 % renewable energy
Bolton*Policy adopted; target unspecified
BradfordNo target; policy in development
BrecklandLimited to wind energy developments
Brighton & HoveNo target; policy in development
Bristol City*Policy adopted; target unspecified
BromleyMore than 10% renewable energy
Burnley*Policy adopted; target unspecified
BuryNo target; policy in development
Calderdale2010: 10%, 2015: 15%, 2020: 20%
Cambridge10% renewable energy
CambridgeshireNo policy
Camden10% renewable energy
CanterburyTo encourage all forms of sustainability
Carrick15% renewable energy
CharnwoodNo target; policy in development
ChelmsfordMore than 10% renewable energy
CherwellNo policy
Cheshire*10% of predicted energy
ChesterNo policy
Chesterfield*Policy adopted; target unspecified
ChichesterNo target; policy in draft
ChorleyRenewable energy: 10% now, 15% from 2010
ChristchurchNo policy
City of YorkNo target; policy in draft
CornwallNo target; policy in development
Corp of London-10% CO2 emissions
CravenNo target; policy in development
CrawleyNo target; policy in development
Croydon*10% reduction of carbon emissions
Dacorum*Policy adopted; target unspecified
DartfordNo target; policy in development
DerbyNo target; policy in development
Derbyshire*Policy adopted; target unspecified
Derbyshire Dales*Policy adopted; target unspecified
Derwentside*Policy adopted; target unspecified
DoncasterNo target; policy in draft
Dudley*Policy adopted; target unspecified
DurhamNo policy
East Cambridgeshire*Policy adopted; target unspecified
East Devon*More than 10% renewable energy
East Hampshire*Policy adopted; target unspecified
East NorthamptonshireNo target; policy in development
E. Riding of YorkshireNo target; policy in development
EalingMore than 10% renewable energy
East StaffordshireNo target; policy in draft
Eastbourne*Policy adopted; target unspecified
EastleighNo policy
Elmbridge*Promotion of energy efficiency
EnfieldNo target; policy in draft
ExeterNo target; policy in development
FarehamNo target; policy in draft
Forest HeathMore than 10% renewable energy
Gateshead10% energy
GloucesterMore than 10% renewable energy production
GreenwichNo target; policy in draft
Great YarmouthNo policy
Guildford2006: 10%, 2011: 25% renewable energy
HackneyNo policy
Hambleton10% renewable energy
Hammersmith & Fulham* 10% renewable energy
Haringey10% renewable energy
HarlowNo target; policy in development
Harrogate10% renewable energy
HarrowNo target; policy in development
HartNo target; policy in development
HastingsNo target; policy in draft
Havant*Policy adopted; target unspecified
HaveringNo policy
HerefordshireNo policy
HertfordshireNo policy
HillingdonMore than 10% renewable energy
HuntingdonshireMore than 10% renewable energy production
IpswichNo policy
Isle of Wight10% renewable energy by 2010
Isles of Scilly*Policy adopted; target unspecified
IslingtonExists, but unspecified
KennetNo policy
Kingston upon HullNo policy
Kirklees30% renewable energy production by 2011
LambethMore than 10 renewable energy
Lancaster*Renewable energy production i) 10% ii) 15%
LeedsNo target; policy in development
Leicester*Currently 10%, annual increment of 1%
LewesNo policy
LewishamNo target; policy in draft
LichfieldNo target other than renewable energy statement
LincolnNo policy
Lincolnshire*Policy adopted; target unspecified
Luton*More than 10% renewable energy
MacclesfieldNo policy
MaidstoneNo target; policy in draft
Malvern Hills*Policy adopted; target unspecified
ManchesterNo target; policy in development
MeltonNo target; policy in draft
Merton*-10% CO2 emmissions, %3E10% renewable
Mid Bedfordshire*Policy adopted; target unspecified
MiddlesbroughMore than 10% renewable energy production
Milton Keynes*More than 10% renewable energy
North Cornwall10% renewable energy
North Devon*More than 15% renewable energy
North DorsetNo policy
N. E. DerbyshireNo policy
N. E. LincolnshireNo target; policy in development
North Hertfordshire*Policy adopted; target unspecified
North Kesteven*Policy adopted; target unspecified
North Tyneside*Policy adopted; target unspecified
North Warwickshire10% renewable energy production
North WiltshirePotentially 10% renewable energy
North YorkshireNo target; policy in development
New Forest*Encouraging renewable energy
Newcastle under Lyme%3E 10% renewable energy production
Newcastle upon TyneUnspecified
NewhamMore than 10% renewable energy production
North LincolnshireNo target; policy in development
North NorfolkNo target; policy in development
North Somerset15% renewable energy
NorthamptonNo policy
Northamptonshire*Policy adopted; target unspecified
Northumberland*Policy adopted; target unspecified
NorwichNo target; policy in draft
NottinghamNo policy
OldhamMore than 10% renewable energy
OxfordshireNo target; policy in development
Penwith*Policy adopted; target unspecified
PooleNo target; policy in development
PortsmouthNo target; policy in draft
PurbeckNo target; policy in development
ReadingMore than 15% renewable energy
Redbridgei) 10%, ii) 15% iii) 20%
Redcar & ClevelandMore than 10% renewable energy
Redditch*Policy adopted; target unspecified
Richmond upon Thames*CO2 reduction, unspecified quantity
RossendaleNo policy
RotherhamNo target; policy in development
RugbyMore than 10% renewable energy
RunnymedeNo target; policy in development
RyedaleNo target; policy in draft
South BucksRenewable energy promotion
South CambridgeshireMore than 10% renewable energy production
South DerbyshireNo policy
South Gloucestershire*Policy adopted; target unspecified
South HampshireNo target; policy in development
South HollandNo target; policy in development
South Lakeland*None
South NorfolkMore than 10% renewable energy.
South RibbleNo policy
SalfordMinimal impact and consideration of renewable use
SandwellNo policy
Scarborough*Policy adopted; target unspecified
SedgefieldNo target; policy in development
Sefton*More than 10% renewable energy
SheffieldNo target; policy in draft
ShropshireMore than 10% renewable energy
Solihull*Policy adopted; target unspecified
SomersetNo target; policy in development
South Somerset*Policy adopted; target unspecified
Southampton*CO2 emissions reduced by 20% by 2010
SouthwarkMore than 10% renewable energy
St AlbansNo target; policy in development
StaffordshireNo policy
Stockport*Policy adopted; target unspecified
Stockton on Tees*Policy adopted; target unspecified
StroudNo policy
SuffolkNo policy
Surrey*10% renewable energy production
Surrey HeathNo target; policy in development
SuttonNo target; policy in draft
SwindonNo policy
TamworthNo policy
TandridgeEco homes excellent and BREEAM excellent
Telford & WrekinNo target; policy in development
TendringNo target; policy in development
Test ValleyNo target; policy in development
Three RiversMore than 20% renewable energy
Tower HamletsMore than 10% renewable energy
TraffordNo policy
Vale Royal*10% renewable energy
West Devon*10% renewable energy
West SussexNo policy
Wakefield*More than 10% renewable energy production
Waltham Forest*10% renewable energy
WandsworthNo policy
WarwickNo target; policy in draft
WatfordNo policy
WaverleyNo target; policy in draft
Wear ValleyNo policy
Welwyn HatfieldNo policy
West BerkshireUnspecified
Westminster CityNo target; policy in draft
Weymouth & PortlandNo policy
Wigan*Policy adopted; target unspecified
Wiltshire*Policy adopted; target unspecified
WinchesterNo policy
WokingReduce CO2 60% on 1990 levels by 2050; produce more than 20% energy production on new developments from renewables
WokinghamNo target; policy in draft
WolverhamptonNo target; policy in development
WorcesterNo target; policy in development
WychavonNo target; policy in draft
WycombeNo target; policy in development
* Local authorities that have already adopted a renewables policy