Thomas Gold

Associate Consultant – Transport (Net Zero) , WSP

Tom Gold is a transport decarbonisation specialist at WSP UK, based in Leeds. He is a Chartered Environmentalist with a background in environmental assessment and management which he has applied in the transport sector throughout his career. 

For the last four years Tom has specialised in carbon quantification and management at a scheme, programme and strategy level. In this role he has worked with various local authorities, Sub-National Transport Bodies and the Department for Transport to provide analysis and advice in how to decarbonise the transport system.

My Speaker Sessions

Wednesday 29 November 2023


Embedding Carbon Reduction in Strategic Transport Planning

14:00 - 14:20 Decarbonisation
  • A summary of analytical methodologies developed to improve consideration of carbon impacts when developing transport strategies.
  • This involves new approaches, tools and evidence that can be used establish the case for change and shape policies and programmes of interventions.
  • WSP will share insights from applying such an approach, including what it means for action at different tiers of transport governance and the practical implications for our transport systems.