With energy consumption rising it is important that industry, transportation and consumers in their homes use energy more efficiently so that less is wasted.
This will also save money on fuel bills. We can all help by making changes to our lifestyles and our houses, for example by:
Describe global and local strategies to manage the impact of climate change.
Drivers are charged for driving in the congestion charging zone. The aim is to discourage people from driving into the zone during peak hours.
Using public transport instead reduces congestion, time spent in queues, the pollution generated and the cost to the economy.
The income generated is used to improve public transport, eg London buses have been renewed and the older vehicles which cause more pollution have been removed from service.