Chiang Mai City Municipality

Population: 174235
Area of jurisdiction: 40.22 km2


  Community Government
Absolute base year GHG reduction target: n/a n/a
Baseline scenario (BAU) GHG reduction target: 10% by 2030 (2010) 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 5% by 2020 (2011)
Government and Community: CO2(e) targets


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

Mitigation actions

Sustainable Urban Transport Project
The concept for strategic plan for sustainable and integrated urban transport and land use for Chiang Mai city is focused on travel demand management and availability of transport options. The balance of traffic system can be adjusted during rush hour and high demand from tourists and visitor, by introducing mass public transportation, safe bicycle lanes, walkable pedestrian, instead of road expansion. Start year 2011
Sector Transport
Type Policy/Strategies/Action Plans
Status Completed
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Catalysing sustainable tourism
Chiang Mai is one of the fastest growing cities in Thailand and serves as a regional economic and cultural hub in the northern part of the country. Its rich cultural heritage and pristine natural resources draw millions of tourists each year. However, rapid growth and expansion, exacerbated by Start year 2011
Type Policy/Strategies/Action Plans
Status Completed
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sustainable Urban Tourism Thourgh Low carbon initiatives;Experiences from Hue and Chiang Mai
GHG Emission inventory for toursim sector in Chiang Mai Start year 2010
Type Assessment/Research
Status Completed
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Energy Efficiency
LEDS action plan as ; 1.Time to switch off 2.Adjust suitable temp & time 3.Unplug for electronic devices 4.Monitor shutdown 5.Elevator Operation regulation Start year 2011
Sector Buildings
Type Policy/Strategies/Action Plans
Status Completed
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Adaptation actions