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/MDB/commitments
Content-Type: application/json
Vary: Accept

        "council": "",
        "has_promise": true,
        "target_year": 2029,
        "scope": "Council only",
        "text": "We have ambitious targets to be carbon neutral by 2029 as an organisation.",
        "source": "",
        "source_name": "Green Strategy | Middlesbrough Borough Council"
        "council": "",
        "has_promise": true,
        "target_year": 2039,
        "scope": "Whole area",
        "text": "Our goal is for the whole town to be carbon neutral ten years later [2039], well ahead of the government’s 2050 target.",
        "source": "",
        "source_name": "Green Strategy | Middlesbrough Borough Council"