City of Espoo

Population: 267906
Area of jurisdiction: 528.14 km2


  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


Community GHG Emissions
Total ( n/a ):  0 tCO2e
Government GHG Emissions
Total ( 2013 ):  0 tCO2e

Other available GHG inventories: 1990, 2009, 2013

Mitigation actions

Energy Information System
The EIS is a browser-based service that compares forms of energy. The service is targeted at those considering switching to renewable energy. The EIS will help to cut down overall emissions cost-effectively, as the energy solutions based on renewable sources of energy can be optimized for each property. The EIS also aims to create a new market platform for renewable energy markets in Espoo by bringing customers and companies together. Start year 2012
Type Education/Awareness Raising
Status Completed
Priorisation of city climate actions
The city of Espoo has had a climate change action plan since 2008. The current action plan is being evaluated based on the efficiency of the actions (emission reduction vs. cost/benefit in euro of each action). A new more efficient action plan will be redrawn based on the priorisation work Start year 2014
Type Policy/Strategies/Action Plans
Status In progress
Energy efficiency agreement
  Start year 2008
Type Technical/Infrastructure investment
Status In progress

Adaptation actions