Mae Raeng Municipality
Thailand

Population: 7345
Area of jurisdiction: 16 km2

Commitments

  Community Government
Absolute base year GHG reduction target: n/a 0% by 2014 (2012)
Baseline scenario (BAU) GHG reduction target: n/a 5% by 2014 (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
Total ( 2012 ):  3,848 tCO2e

Mitigation actions

Spece create food
The community in municipality area are located aways from the fresh market. The people have to use vehicels to go to the market which increase the energy cost. The municipality together with local people have created "space create food" campaign by gardening in free space of each house. From this campaign, people can reduce transportation fee, fuel fee, and vegetable cost, as well as reduce carbon dioxide emission. Start year 2010
Sector  
Type Public Participation/Stakeholder engagement
Status In progress
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Reduce waste from the traditional ceremony project
From the analysis of waste source, we found that traditional ceremonies created a lot of waste such as food container and other material in the funeral which cannot be reuse. The community has commit to reduce or use the reuse materials instead, resulting the waste were reduce from 10 bags/event to be about 5 bags/event. Start year 2010
Sector  
Type Education/Awareness Raising
Status In progress
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Zero waste community model
Phabuk, agricultural community, ever faced the waste problem and burning organic waste problem. The meeting was set up to solve the problem and has come up with "No disposal, No buring" campaign. Every house will separate the waste into 3 types and these recyclable waste will bring to sell on every Sunday. And the organic waste will bring together to made a fertilizers. The community has receive the zero waste community by this campaign. Start year 2012
Sector Waste
Type Public Participation/Stakeholder engagement
Status In progress
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Energy Saving in Municipal Office
After cardon footprint analysis of municipality, it shows that electricity use in the office was very high. So, we have established the energy saving campaign in municipal office beginning from turn off unused light bulb and plant more trees in the office area in order to reduce the use of air condition. Start year 2012
Sector  
Type Policy/Strategies/Action Plans
Status Completed
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Adaptation actions

Prevention and control of Dengue fever Project
The time befor epidemic season, April to June of every year , Maerang municipality will perform the prevention of dengue virus. Staffs and volunteers will raise awarness in community of the important and dangerous of infectious disease, as well as destruct mosquito breeding sites and surveillance of an outbreak. Start year 2014
Sector  
Type Education/Awareness Raising
Status Completed
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