Asan City
South Korea

Population: 308007
Area of jurisdiction: 542.25 km2

Commitments

  Community Government
Absolute base year GHG reduction target: 20% by 2025 (2005) n/a
Baseline scenario (BAU) GHG reduction target: n/a n/a
Fixed-level GHG reduction target: 4.5 by 2025 (2005) n/a
Carbon intensity reduction target: n/a n/a
Renewable energy target: n/a n/a
Energy efficiency target: 206% by 2025 (2005) n/a
Government and Community: CO2(e) targets

Performance

Community GHG Emissions
Total ( n/a ):  0 tCO2e
Government GHG Emissions
Total ( 2008 ):  0 tCO2e

Mitigation actions

Green Home & Green Building
Enlarged supply of Green Home, Green Building : Activation of eco-friendly and energy-efficiency level certification system Start year  
Sector  
Type Fiscal/Financial mechanism
Status In progress
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Apartment #2, Joint to the Action of climate change response
1. Providing incentives to the apartments responded actively to the climate change and Global warming etc. 2. GHG Reduction completion in 12 Apartments complex among 21 complex participants(17,584 households) by more than 3% power consumption reduction Start year  
Sector Residential
Type Public Participation/Stakeholder engagement
Status Completed
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Projection of action plan of the Low Carbon Green City
1. Installation of peak power controllable 'System A/C' water-saving faucet, LED and hybrid transformers in public buildings. 2. Passive house resident center(office) of onyang 6-dong designed to use renewable energy such as solar and earth energy. 3. Target to be the city of comfort that guarantees human, intellectual asset type of renewable energy city, the ecological city aims to comply with the principles of conservation of natural resources Start year  
Sector  
Type Policy/Strategies/Action Plans
Status Completed
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The spatial structure and land use plan
1. Maintain city identity and spatial structure considering city history and development conditions 2. Maintain substantiality and conservation of green fields through the compressive land use. 3. urban development and growth management policy with the Large-Scale project and accommodate ability in accordance with population growth 4. Land usage allocation and rationalization to meet the urban spatial structure and Region development strategy 5. Reasonable adjustments of urban spatial structure by integral of the load use and road traffic condition. Start year  
Sector  
Type Technical/Infrastructure investment
Status In progress
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Carbon Point #2
1. Minimize GHG emission by reducing energy consumption in households 2.Provide Carbon Points and incentives based on the amount of reduced Greenhouse Gas(GHG) converted to Co2-eq Start year  
Sector  
Type Public Participation/Stakeholder engagement
Status Completed
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Enlargement of Natural Gas supply project
1. Natural Gas has higher thermal efficiency than other fuels. It is also cheaper and eco friendly, and lower emission pollution. 2. Change kerosene boiler to natural gas boiler 3. Meet 0.62tCO2eq reduction expectation per one boiler by changing the fuel system under the assumption of use 8hr/day and 6month/yr. 4. Continue propulsion project without time limit Start year  
Sector  
Type Technical/Infrastructure investment
Status In progress
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Green Village construction project
1. Green Village with Solar andgeothermal energy 2. Additional financial support for the household installing earth, solar thermal and PV system by the governmental as 'Green home supply project'. 3. 22,000,000 won support for 10 unit of earth energy system 4. Meet 54tCO2eq reduction expectation by supplying the earth energy system 10 unit in 1st 10 years long and 40 units in next 5 years long. Start year  
Sector Residential
Type Policy/Strategies/Action Plans
Status Looking for Funding
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Renewable energy sculpture installation projects
1. Attach solar panel imprinted with Asan city logo as the main motif onto 20m diameter circular plates 2. Electricity generated from Solar cell power provides various services such as free-recharging for notebook, smart phone, speaker, and free-wifi to those around the sculpture Start year  
Sector Other Emissions
Type Technical/Infrastructure investment
Status Looking for Funding
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Test project of Wood pellet boiler supply
1. Promote the use of environmentally friendly clean energy forest biomass and carbon reduction instead of high cost oil prices 2. Decrease burden on heating costs Start year  
Sector  
Type Policy/Strategies/Action Plans
Status In progress
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Parks and green space plans
1. O2 Zone construction project 2.Eco Bridge construction project 3. 10million tree planting project 4. Foothills conservation projects: operating of the instructions in planning detail land scape 5. Eco-friendly stream development project Start year  
Sector Agriculture, Forest and Other Land Use (AFOLU)
Type Policy/Strategies/Action Plans
Status In progress
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Planned Management of urban and residential environment improvement project / redevelopment / reconstruction project
1. Plan and enlarge the scale of Carbon-neutral demonstration complex 2. Enlarge Green Home and Green Building in the maintenance and development projects 3. Enlarge Carbon Reduction type City / complex / building development 4. Reduce carbon emission by the change regulation and residents participatory development Start year  
Sector  
Type Policy/Strategies/Action Plans
Status In progress
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Set up public transport system and development green port.
1. Introduce bus priority in Public transit system 1.1. Implement urban-rural integration and long-way transit system 1.2. Test-operation of Bus-only lane 1.3. Introduce low-floor and natural gas fuel buses 1.4. Construct transit terminal in major focal points of Asan city, shinchang advanced city and downtown 2. Reform the parking system and linked Transit System 2.1. Securing parking space in outside(port, local), transit, public transportation separated area. 3. Lead the development of Asan Port and Yellow Sea Free Economic Zone into Green Port if development of the region proceeds 3.1. Build logistics transport port Start year  
Sector Other Emissions
Type Technical/Infrastructure investment
Status In progress
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Restructuring and reforming the bicycle road & public transportation system.
1. Restructure public trasit systems of the urban-rural region link 1.1. Reform of Asan public transit line system 2. Set up the bicycle traffic system 2.1. Increase the exclusive bicycle lanes 2.2. Introduce Bicycle Rental system 2.3. Designate bicycle day 3. Reform bicycle system 3.1. Set up regulation of Bicycle road and parking facilities in new residential site and developments, large-scale housing project 3.2. Activate Janghang railway 3.3. Introduce high speed cycle read system Start year  
Sector Transport
Type Technical/Infrastructure investment
Status In progress
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Climate Change Action apartment #2
1. 전기 사용량이 집중되는 전력피크 시간 대의 전기사용량 감축 유도. 2. 전력수요 급증 완화 및 온실가스 감축 효과 도모 Start year 2015
Sector Other Emissions
Type Public Participation/Stakeholder engagement
Status In progress
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Apartment #1, Joint to the Action of climate change response
1. 5% reduction in energy consumption at home by using more than monthly average 240kW 2. Various incentives based on reductions Start year 2012
Sector  
Type Public Participation/Stakeholder engagement
Status Completed
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Carbon Point #1
1. Minimize GHG emission by reducing energy consumption in households 2. Provide Carbon Points and incentives based on the amount of reduced Greenhouse Gas(GHG) converted to Co2-eq Start year 2009
Sector  
Type Public Participation/Stakeholder engagement
Status Completed
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Adaptation actions