Regional Municipality of Waterloo
Canada

Population: 507096
Area of jurisdiction: 1368.94 km2

Commitments

  Community Government
Absolute base year GHG reduction target: n/a 11% by 2014 (2009)
Baseline scenario (BAU) GHG reduction target: n/a 28% by 2019 (2009)
Fixed-level GHG reduction target: n/a n/a
Carbon intensity reduction target: n/a n/a
Renewable energy target: n/a n/a
Energy efficiency target: n/a n/a
Government and Community: CO2(e) targets

Performance

Community GHG Emissions
Total ( n/a ):  0 tCO2e
Government GHG Emissions
Total ( 2010 ):  0 tCO2e

Other available GHG inventories: 2009

Mitigation actions

2011 Achievements, Environmental Sustainability Progress Report
In 2011, the Region reduced 7756 tonnes of greenhouse gas emissions from its corporate operations. This resulted in a savings of $119600 and revenue of $155800. Emission reductions resulted from a number of projects, including: methane reduction at landfill, more fuel efficient vehicles, hybrid-electric transit vehicles, energy efficiency lighting, equipment retrofits, solar photovoltaic installations, reduction in employee commute and business travel, and green energy purchase for LEED building. Start year  
Sector Other Emissions
Type Technical/Infrastructure investment
Status In progress
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Adaptation actions