Information about a council's climate commitments.

Includes both carbon reduction commitments and net zero ones. If the commitment is for net zero then has_promise will be true otherwise `false'

  • council - link to the council making the promise
  • has_promise - if the promise includes a commitment to net zero
  • target_year - the year the commitment is targeting
  • scope - if the commitment is limited to council operations or the whole council area
  • text - the text of the commitment
  • source - URL of the document the commitment comes from
  • source_name - name of the document the commitment comes from
GET /api/councils/BST/commitments
Content-Type: application/json
Vary: Accept

        "council": "",
        "has_promise": true,
        "target_year": 2025,
        "scope": "Council only",
        "text": "We will continue to reduce emissions from the Council’s own operations and commit to being carbon neutral for direct emissions (energy and transport) by 2025 (scope 1 and 2). We will also quantify our in\u0002direct emissions (scope 3), for example by organisations providing services and goods and by tenants who occupy our residential and commercial properties. (SDG13) - page 12",
        "source": "",
        "source_name": "Climate Emergency Action Plan | Bristol City Council"
        "council": "",
        "has_promise": true,
        "target_year": 2030,
        "scope": "Whole area",
        "text": "Pledge to make the city of Bristol carbon neutral by 2030, taking into account both production and consumption emissions.",
        "source": "",
        "source_name": "Climate Emergency Action Plan | Bristol City Council"