'Councils have a responsibility to seek the best value for money for their residents, and spending on energy should be no different.'
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The authority making the largest investments in solar is Forest Heath District Council which has invested £16m.
It examines the barriers identified by people building and designing our communities to creating places where people are healthier and happier.
'Only when everyone enjoys truly equal opportunities and the same freedoms can society thrive and flourish.'
'Government is failing to take proper account of the needs of rural communities.'
'If we are to get more people walking and cycling, it is essential that we address the inequalities that exist in transport.'
'Concrete evidence of green space bringing economic value to local communities.'
'With good design, the costs of doing this are a tiny proportion of the overall cost of a housing development.'
People who live near green spaces are less likely to be obese, have Type 2 diabetes or have certain mental health conditions.
A new report paints a narrative of re-empowered citizens at the vanguard of sweeping social changes already underway in cities around the world.