Municipality of Yurécuaro
Mexico

Population: 30487
Area of jurisdiction: 173.88 km2

Commitments

  Community Government
Absolute base year GHG reduction target: n/a 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

Open Dump Maintenance
The plan calls for fire control at the outskirts of the municipal open-air dump, separation of agricultural plastics from the waste stream and garbage burial to avoid polluting gas emissions. Start year  
Sector Waste
Type Policy/Strategies/Action Plans
Status  
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The 2012 Yurécuaro Recycle-Thon
The program called for collecting electronic discards for proper waste management, complete component recycling and to prevent their mixing with household garbage at the city dump. Start year 2012
Sector Waste
Type Policy/Strategies/Action Plans
Status Completed
File  
Proper Agricultural Plastics Handling
A business located at Zacapu, Michoacán, periodically collects agriculture-sector plastics to reduce incineration and resultant air pollution. Start year 2012
Sector Waste
Type Policy/Strategies/Action Plans
Status Completed
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Adaptation actions

Municipal Wastewater Treatment Plant Construction
The local government installed its storage pool to conclude wastewater treatment plant construction; to date the plant is 85% complete. Start year 2012
Sector Water Resources
Type Technical/Infrastructure investment
Status Completed
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Local Slaughterhouse Water Treatment Plant Reactivation
Sewage vats were repaired and reinforced, reactivating the use of treated water for municipal park and greenspace irrigation. Start year 2012
Sector Water Resources
Type Technical/Infrastructure investment
Status Completed
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Reforestation
The project consists of the management and acquisition of 7000 shade tree individuals to be planted in agricultural lots, greenspaces, commercial areas, schools and communities as a means of reducing temperatures and avoiding erosion Start year 2012
Sector Infrastructure
Type Technical/Infrastructure investment
Status Completed
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