Metropolitan City of Venice

Italy
Summary
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    Population 858455
  • km 2
    Area 2467.0
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    GDP N/A
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Targets

Targets by Metropolitan City of Venice

There are no targets yet

Actions
SFMR (Regional Metropolitan Railways System) - Metropolitan City of Venice
  • Start year: 1998
  • Type: Technical/Infrastructure investment
  • Status: In operation

The SFMR is an integrated transport system in which railways are the most important element to switch traffico from road transport to train transport.

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Sectors:
  • Transport
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Biciplan - Metropolitan City of Venice
  • Start year: 2006
  • Type: Fiscal / Financial mechanism
  • Status: In operation

Biciplan is the creation of a big biking grid. More than 100 km of cycle lan have been already built and more than 80 more km will be built in the next years. This plan includes a bike sharing system with 15 different station already working.

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Sectors:
  • Transport
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Certosa Island & Ecodistrict - Metropolitan City of Venice
  • Start year: 2012
  • Type: Policy/Strategies/Action Plans
  • Status: In operation

This project includes two different intervention. Thanks to a national financing Venezia will refurbish Certosa Island with energy efficiency and renewable energy sources and will start green economy in Porto Marghera with the construction of the Ecodistrict. Existing plants will be improved with new technologies, new engines, PV, etc.....

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Tramway - Metropolitan City of Venice
  • Start year: 2007
  • Type: Technical/Infrastructure investment
  • Status: In operation

The project aims to build four different tramway lines to connect the mainland with the old city, the hospital and the airport.

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Sectors:
  • Transport
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Public lighting - Metropolitan City of Venice
  • Start year: 2012
  • Type: Technical/Infrastructure investment
  • Status: In operation

This action aims to reduce energy consumption in public lighting by replacing old lighting systems with new low-energy systems. The action forecasts the substitution of almost 19.000 old lighting points with new LED lighting, the setting of a remote control of the whole lighting grid and finally the substitution of old traffic lights with LED traffic lights.

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Sectors:
  • Facilities
Inventories
Community inventories

The Metropolitan City of Venice has reported 1 Community emission inventory, since 2005. In its latest inventory, compiled in 2005, the Stationary energy and Transport are identified as key emission sources.

GHG emission from Metropolitan City of Venice
GHG inventory in 2005
Government operations inventory

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Initiative

Earth Hour City Challenge 2012-2013
Earth Hour City Challenge
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