City of Helsinki

Finland Lord Mayor: Jan Vapaavuori
Summary
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    Population 626305
  • km 2
    Area 716.75
  • EUR
    GDP 47 Thousand
  • emission
    Targets by Reduce 30% GHG emissions
Targets

Targets by City of Helsinki

GHG emissions reduction targets

 

    Community
     

  • The City of Helsinki has committed to reduce its Community emissions by 30% by 2020 compared to 1990 emission level.
  • The target is going to be reached by activities in Stationary energy, Transport and Waste management sectors.

 

    Renewable energy target

     

    • The City of Helsinki committed to increase its share of renewable energy in final energy mix in Community by 20% by 2020
    • The target is going to be reached by activities in Electricity, Heating & cooling, Transport and Industry sector.
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    Energy efficiency target

     

    0% Energy efficiency improvement by 2020

    • The City of Helsinki committed to increase its energy efficiency in Final energy and Community energy consumption by 0% by 2020 compared to 2005 levels.
    • This target will be achieved in Electricity, Heating & cooling, Transport and Industry sectors

     

    Inventories
    Community inventories

    The City of Helsinki has reported 1 Community emission inventory, since 2014. In its latest inventory, compiled in 2014, the Stationary energy, Transport, Waste management, Agriculture, forest and other land use and Agriculture, forest and other land use are identified as key emission sources.

    GHG emission from City of Helsinki
    GHG inventory in 2014
    Government operations inventory

    The City of Helsinki has reported 1 government operational inventory, since 2014. In its latest inventory, compiled in 2014, the are identified as key emission sources.

    GHG emission from City of Helsinki
    GHG inventory in 2014

    Lord Mayor Jan Vapaavuori
    City of Helsinki, Finland

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    Initiative

    Compact of Mayors - ICLEI
    Urban-LEDS

    Status of compliance

    Compact of Mayors
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