Glastonbury Town Council (along with many town, district and county councils, and the British Government) has declared a Climate Emergency. Therefore all our economic development needs to be aiming for a Zero Carbon future. Here is a list of potential projects with that in mind:
Community owned panels on public buildings
Green Gas Mill
Bio-fuels for transport and heating
Install electric cables for fast EV charge points
E Car club
Cycle lanes on main roads
One-way system down High St., or pedestrianise High St., or High St. open only to buses, deliveries, etc.
Electric Tor Bus all year round, including service to Beckery
Electric Bus service to Castle Cary station
Community Land Trust with Ecohomes for growers
All land glyphosate free (no retail sales)
Tree planting for both re-wilding and bio fuels.
Growing hemp for fabric, fuel, etc.
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