Rong Kwang Municipality    
Thailand

Population: 12812
Area of jurisdiction: 74 km2

Commitments

  Community Government
Absolute base year GHG reduction target: n/a 10% by 2020 (2012)
Baseline scenario (BAU) GHG reduction target: n/a 10% by 2020 (2012)
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
2011

Mitigation actions

Community Forest Conservation
Municipality attempts to restore and increase the forest area in 6 communities to be a better watershed and carbon sink. The project opertation begins by observing the reserved and protected forest where has been invaded, and also public areas. Then, municipality has encouraged local people to participate in the project by donatation or partipated in various activities including trees planting, building the check dams, and soil conserving. Start year 2013
Sector  
Type Public Participation/Stakeholder engagement
Status In progress
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Recycle waste separation for community waste reduction
Municipality has promoted the recycle waste separation in order to reduce waste in 6 communities. Firstly, the community meeting was set up to explain about the project and encourages the household to separate the waste. Moreover, municipality also encourages to use the bag to store garbage instead of bin. The communities have an appointment with the recyclable waste buyers for every 3-4 months. The project is aim to separate recyclagle waste for 500kg and reduce the garbage bin about 750 bins. Start year 2013
Sector  
Type Public Participation/Stakeholder engagement
Status In progress
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Good Quality Compost from Organic Waste toward CCM
There is about 3.2tons/day of organic waste. Hence, municipality has initiated this project in order to reduce amount of waste before bring it to landfill. Our target is to reduce 12.5 tons of waste per month. Municipality vans will collect the waste every two days and mixed together with dung and weed, then fermented for 3 months. The fertilizer from this process will pack and sell to farmers in the area. This project can produce the fertilizer about 25 tons/year. Start year 2013
Sector  
Type Public Participation/Stakeholder engagement
Status In progress
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Electricity Saving Campaign
"Municipal officers have together set up the measure for saving electricity in the office building to reduce the cardondioxide emission as follow: - turn on the air condition during only 10-12 am and 1-4.30 pm - set the air condition temperature at 25 to 26 degrees Celsius - examine and clean filter and compresser of air condition every 6 months - Turn off computer screen if not in use more than 15 min and during lunch break" Start year 2012
Sector Buildings
Type Organizational/Governance
Status Completed
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Adaptation actions