Municipality of São Paulo
Brazil

Population: 11253503
Area of jurisdiction: 1521 km2

Commitments

  Community Government
Absolute base year GHG reduction target: 30% by (2005) n/a
Baseline scenario (BAU) GHG reduction target: n/a n/a
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 ( n/a ):  0 tCO2e

Mitigation actions

Incentivo à energia solar em São Paulo
The Solar Ordinance of Sao Paulo requires new residential, commercial and industrial buildings to install solar water heating systems (SWH) to cover at least 40% of the energy used for heating water. Start year  
Sector  
Type Regulatory
Status Completed
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Captação de Biogás nos Aterros São João e Bandeirantes
Biogas capture from Landfills Bandeirantes and São João Start year  
Sector Waste
Type Technical/Infrastructure investment
Status Completed
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Plano Integrado de Gestão de Resíduos Sólidos
Integrated Waste Management Plan Start year  
Sector Waste
Type Policy/Strategies/Action Plans
Status Completed
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Incentivo à energia solar em São Paulo
The Solar Ordinance of Sao Paulo requires new residential, commercial and industrial buildings to install solar water heating systems (SWH) to cover at least 40% of the energy used for heating water. Start year 2007
Sector  
Type Regulatory
Status Completed
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Captação de Biogás nos Aterros São João e Bandeirantes
Biogas capture from Landfills Bandeirantes and São João Start year  
Sector  
Type Technical/Infrastructure investment
Status Completed
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Plano Integrado de Gestão de Resíduos Sólidos
Integrated Waste Management Plan Start year 2012
Sector  
Type Policy/Strategies/Action Plans
Status Completed
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Inspeção Veicular
Vehicles Inspection Program Start year 2008
Sector  
Type Regulatory
Status In progress
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Programa de Metas da Prefeitura de São Paulo 2013-2016
Program of Goals of the City of São Paulo in the 2013-2016 administration. Lists 123 goals linked to 20 objectives, grouped in 3 thematic axis and 5 priority territorial areas. Within the thematic axis ' Sustainable Economic Development with Inequalities Reduction', includes objectives in the themes of green areas and water preservation; waste management and mobility Start year 2013
Sector  
Type Policy/Strategies/Action Plans
Status Completed
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Comitê Municipal de Mudança do Clima e Ecoeconomia
Climate Change Committee for the City of São Paulo. Gathers several city secretariats as well as local relevant stakeholders to promote discussions and implementation of the Climate Change policy Start year 2009
Sector  
Type Organizational/Governance
Status Completed
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Diretrizes para o Plano de Ação da Cidade de São Paulo para Mitigação e Adaptação às Mudanças Climáticas
Guidelines for an Action Plan for Mitigation and Adaptation to Climate Change in the City of São Paulo. Dictates guidelines in the following sectors: Transport, Energy, Constructions, Land Use, Waste and Health; as well as lists existing legal instruments; actions on education, communication and dissemination and economic instruments Start year 2010
Sector  
Type Policy/Strategies/Action Plans
Status Completed
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Política de Mudança do Clima no Município de São Paulo
São Paulo Climate Change Policy, dictating principles, clarifying concepts, establishing guidelines, goals, setting a GHG reduction target, establishing sectorial strategies and listing instruments for implementation Start year 2009
Sector  
Type Policy/Strategies/Action Plans
Status Completed
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2º Inventário de Emissões e Remoções Antrópicas de Gases de Efeito Estufa do Município de São Paulo
2nd Greenhouse Gas Inventory of the City of São Paulo. Period measured: 2003-2009, adding 2010 and 2011. Methodology used: IPCC 2006 Start year 2010
Sector  
Type Assessment/Research
Status In progress
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A3P
A3P Program - Sustainability Program in the Municipal Administration Start year 2005
Sector  
Type Education/Awareness Raising
Status In progress
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Programa Ecofrota
Eco fleet Program. Prioritizes that the entire public transport system of the City of São Paulo shall operate on renewable fuels until 2018, beginning on 2009 to reduce progressively the use of fossil fuels in 10% each year Start year 2009
Sector Transport
Type Technical/Infrastructure investment
Status In progress
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Renewable Fuel Buses
The City will use ethanol and hybrid-powered buses as the electric fleet is expanded. Start year  
Sector  
Type Technical/Infrastructure investment
Status In progress
File  
Vehicle Inspection
Investment: Installation of 33 inspection centers, variable costs The City implemented an automatic emissions control system for its registered municipal fleet designed to reduce emissions and therefore help improve air quality and overall public health. Start year 2009
Sector Transport
Type Technical/Infrastructure investment
Status In progress
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Adaptation actions

Plano Diretor Estratégico
O Plano Diretor Estratégico foi promulgado em 2014 e nele constam outros planos para a manutenção, conservação e ampliação da vegetação, especialmente a de porte arbóreo: a) Plano Municipal da Mata Atlântica; b) Plano Municipal de Serviços Ambientais; c) Plano de Arborização; d) Sistema de Áreas Protegidas, Áreas Verdes e Espaços Livres. Esses planos estão sendo desenvolvidos e espera-se terminá-los em 2016. Start year  
Sector  
Type Policy/Strategies/Action Plans
Status In progress
File  
Plano Diretor de Drenagem e Manejo de Águas Pluviais do Município de São Paulo
Guiding Plan for Drainage and Rain Water Management in the City of São Paulo Start year 2010
Sector  
Type Policy/Strategies/Action Plans
Status In progress
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