Our Energy Strategy We and our partners are committed to tackling climate change and the Council leads on the annual implementation of Kingston’s Energy Strategy. Sustainability initiatives Find out what the Council, businesses and residents are doing to be more sustainable and get involved. Saving energy at home By making a few simple changes you can save energy and money. Smarter travel Cycling, walking, using public transport and driving green vehicles are just some of the ways you can reduce the environmental impact of your journeys. Planning and sustainability All new developments in the borough must meet certain sustainability and energy efficiency standards to contribute to reducing CO2 emissions.