2023 Action Scorecards

Action Scorecards 2023

Question: Has the Council approved a planning application for a carbon intensive energy system to be built or expanded from 2019?

Question code
Planning & Land Use
Carbon Intensive Industry
National Data
Question weight


Penalty Question
Points deducted if the council has approved a carbon intensive energy system since 2019. A carbon energy intensive system includes coal mines, fracking/shale gas/gas drilling, oil drilling, and unabated fossil fuel generation.



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111 single tier councils
Aberdeen City Council0/0
Aberdeenshire Council0/0
Angus Council0/0
Argyll and Bute Council0/0
Bath and North East Somerset Council0/0
Bedford Borough Council0/0
Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council0/0
Blackpool Borough Council0/0
Blaenau Gwent County Borough Council0/0
Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole Borough Council0/0
Bracknell Forest Council0/0
Bridgend County Borough Council0/0
Brighton and Hove City Council0/0
Bristol City Council0/0
Buckinghamshire Council0/0
Caerphilly County Borough Council0/0
Cardiff Council0/0
Central Bedfordshire Council0/0
Ceredigion County Council0/0
Cheshire East Council (Unitary)0/0
Cheshire West and Chester Council0/0
City of Edinburgh Council0/0
City of York Council0/0
Clackmannanshire Council0/0
Comhairle nan Eilean Siar0/0
Conwy County Borough Council0/0
Cornwall Council (Unitary)0/0
Cumberland Council0/0
Darlington Borough Council0/0
Denbighshire County Council0/0
Derby City Council0/0
Dorset Council0/0
Dumfries and Galloway Council0/0
Dundee City Council0/0
Durham County Council0/0
East Ayrshire Council0/0
East Dunbartonshire Council0/0
East Lothian Council0/0
East Renfrewshire Council0/0
Falkirk Council0/0
Fife Council0/0
Flintshire County Council0/0
Glasgow City Council0/0
Gwynedd County Council0/0
Halton Borough Council0/0
Hartlepool Borough Council0/0
Herefordshire Council0/0
Inverclyde Council0/0
Isle of Anglesey County Council0/0
Isle of Wight Council0/0
Isles of Scilly0/0
Kingston-upon-Hull City Council0/0
Leicester City Council0/0
Luton Borough Council0/0
Medway Council0/0
Middlesbrough Borough Council0/0
Midlothian Council0/0
Milton Keynes0/0
Monmouthshire County Council0/0
Newport City Council0/0
North Ayrshire Council0/0
North East Lincolnshire Council0/0
North Lanarkshire Council0/0
North Lincolnshire Council0/0
North Northamptonshire Council0/0
North Somerset Council0/0
North Yorkshire Council0/0
Nottingham City Council0/0
Orkney Islands Council0/0
Pembrokeshire County Council0/0
Perth and Kinross Council0/0
Peterborough City Council0/0
Plymouth City Council0/0
Portsmouth City Council0/0
Powys County Council0/0
Reading Borough Council0/0
Redcar and Cleveland Council0/0
Renfrewshire Council0/0
Rhondda Cynon Taf County Borough Council0/0
Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead0/0
Rutland County Council0/0
Scottish Borders Council0/0
Shropshire Council - Unitary0/0
Slough Borough Council0/0
Somerset Council0/0
Southampton City Council0/0
South Ayrshire Council0/0
Southend-on-Sea Borough Council0/0
South Gloucestershire Council0/0
South Lanarkshire Council0/0
Stirling Council0/0
Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council0/0
Stoke-on-Trent City Council0/0
Swansea City Council0/0
Swindon Borough Council0/0
Telford & Wrekin Council0/0
The Highland Council0/0
The Moray Council0/0
Thurrock Council0/0
Torbay Council0/0
Torfaen County Borough Council0/0
Vale of Glamorgan Council0/0
Warrington Borough Council0/0
West Berkshire Council0/0
West Dunbartonshire Council0/0
West Lothian Council0/0
Westmorland and Furness Council0/0
West Northamptonshire Council0/0
Wiltshire Council0/0
Wokingham Borough Council0/0
Wrexham County Borough Council0/0
Carmarthenshire County Council-4.40/0coalaction.org.uk
East Riding of Yorkshire Council-4.40/0newplanningaccess.eastriding.gov.uk
Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council-4.40/0coalaction.org.uk
Neath Port Talbot County Borough Council-4.40/0coalaction.org.uk
Northumberland Council-4.40/0publicaccess.northumberland.gov.uk
Shetland Islands Council-4.40/0pa.shetland.gov.uk