Municipality of São Paulo

Brazil Mayor: Bruno Covas
Summary
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    Population 11253503
  • km 2
    Area 1521.0
  • USD
    GDP 260 Billion
  • emission
    Targets by N/A N/A
Targets

Targets by Municipality of São Paulo

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Actions
Plano Diretor Estratégico - Municipality of São Paulo
  • Start year:
  • Type: Policy/Strategies/Action Plans
  • Status: In operation

O Plano Diretor Estratégico foi promulgado em 2014 e nele constam outros planos para a manutenção, conservação e ampliação da vegetação, especialmente a de porte arbóreo: a) Plano Municipal da Mata Atlântica; b) Plano Municipal de Serviços Ambientais; c) Plano de Arborização; d) Sistema de Áreas Protegidas, Áreas Verdes e Espaços Livres. Esses planos estão sendo desenvolvidos e espera-se terminá-los em 2016.

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Sectors:
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Comitê Municipal de Mudança do Clima e Ecoeconomia - Municipality of São Paulo
  • Start year: 2009
  • Type: Organizational / Governance
  • Status: Completed

Climate Change Committee for the City of São Paulo. Gathers several city secretariats as well as local relevant stakeholders to promote discussions and implementation of the Climate Change policy

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Sectors:
  • Residential
  • Commercial
  • Industrial
  • Agriculture, Forest and Other Land Use (AFOLU)
A3P - Municipality of São Paulo
  • Start year: 2005
  • Type: Education/Awareness Raising
  • Status: In operation

A3P Program - Sustainability Program in the Municipal Administration

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local action
Inspeção Veicular - Municipality of São Paulo
  • Start year: 2008
  • Type: Regulatory
  • Status: In operation

Vehicles Inspection Program

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Sectors:
local action
Renewable Fuel Buses - Municipality of São Paulo
  • Start year:
  • Type: Technical/Infrastructure investment
  • Status: In operation

The City will use ethanol and hybrid-powered buses as the
electric fleet is expanded.

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Sectors:
local action
Diretrizes para o Plano de Ação da Cidade de São Paulo para Mitigação e Adaptação às Mudanças Climáticas - Municipality of São Paulo
  • Start year: 2010
  • Type: Policy/Strategies/Action Plans
  • Status: Completed

Guidelines for an Action Plan for Mitigation and Adaptation to Climate Change in the City of São Paulo. Dictates guidelines in the following sectors: Transport, Energy, Constructions, Land Use, Waste and Health; as well as lists existing legal instruments; actions on education, communication and dissemination and economic instruments

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Sectors:
  • Residential
  • Commercial
  • Industrial
  • Agriculture, Forest and Other Land Use (AFOLU)
Programa de Metas da Prefeitura de São Paulo 2013-2016 - Municipality of São Paulo
  • Start year: 2013
  • Type: Policy/Strategies/Action Plans
  • Status: Completed

Program of Goals of the City of São Paulo in the 2013-2016 administration. Lists 123 goals linked to 20 objectives, grouped in 3 thematic axis and 5 priority territorial areas. Within the thematic axis ' Sustainable Economic Development with Inequalities Reduction', includes objectives in the themes of green areas and water preservation; waste management and mobility

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Sectors:
  • Residential
  • Commercial
  • Industrial
  • Agriculture, Forest and Other Land Use (AFOLU)
  • Industrial processes and product use (IPPU)
Captação de Biogás nos Aterros São João e Bandeirantes - Municipality of São Paulo
  • Start year:
  • Type: Technical/Infrastructure investment
  • Status: Completed

Biogas capture from Landfills Bandeirantes and São João

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Sectors:
  • Waste
local action
Plano Integrado de Gestão de Resíduos Sólidos - Municipality of São Paulo
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  • Type: Policy/Strategies/Action Plans
  • Status: Completed

Integrated Waste Management Plan

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Sectors:
  • Waste
2º Inventário de Emissões e Remoções Antrópicas de Gases de Efeito Estufa do Município de São Paulo - Municipality of São Paulo
  • Start year: 2010
  • Type: Assessment/Research
  • Status: In operation

2nd Greenhouse Gas Inventory of the City of São Paulo. Period measured: 2003-2009, adding 2010 and 2011. Methodology used: IPCC 2006

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Sectors:
  • Residential
  • Commercial
  • Industrial
  • Agriculture, Forest and Other Land Use (AFOLU)
  • Industrial processes and product use (IPPU)
local action
Vehicle Inspection - Municipality of São Paulo
  • Start year: 2009
  • Type: Technical/Infrastructure investment
  • Status: In operation

Investment: Installation of 33 inspection centers, variable
costs
The City implemented an automatic emissions control system
for its registered municipal fleet designed to reduce
emissions and therefore help improve air quality and overall
public health.

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Sectors:
  • Transport
local action
Programa Ecofrota - Municipality of São Paulo
  • Start year: 2009
  • Type: Technical/Infrastructure investment
  • Status: In operation

Eco fleet Program. Prioritizes that the entire public transport system of the City of São Paulo shall operate on renewable fuels until 2018, beginning on 2009 to reduce progressively the use of fossil fuels in 10% each year

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Sectors:
  • Transport
Política de Mudança do Clima no Município de São Paulo - Municipality of São Paulo
  • Start year: 2009
  • Type: Policy/Strategies/Action Plans
  • Status: Completed

São Paulo Climate Change Policy, dictating principles, clarifying concepts, establishing guidelines, goals, setting a GHG reduction target, establishing sectorial strategies and listing instruments for implementation

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Sectors:
  • Residential
  • Commercial
  • Industrial
  • Agriculture, Forest and Other Land Use (AFOLU)
Incentivo à energia solar em São Paulo - Municipality of São Paulo
  • Start year:
  • Type: Regulatory
  • Status: Completed

The Solar Ordinance of Sao Paulo requires new residential, commercial and industrial buildings
to install solar water heating systems (SWH) to cover at least 40% of the energy used for heating
water.

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Plano Diretor Estratégico - Municipality of São Paulo
  • Start year:
  • Type: Policy/Strategies/Action Plans
  • Status: In operation

O Plano Diretor Estratégico foi promulgado em 2014 e nele constam outros planos para a manutenção, conservação e ampliação da vegetação, especialmente a de porte arbóreo: a) Plano Municipal da Mata Atlântica; b) Plano Municipal de Serviços Ambientais; c) Plano de Arborização; d) Sistema de Áreas Protegidas, Áreas Verdes e Espaços Livres. Esses planos estão sendo desenvolvidos e espera-se terminá-los em 2016.

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Sectors:
  • Terrestrial ecosystems and ecological infrastructure
  • Mobility
local action
Plano Diretor de Drenagem e Manejo de Águas Pluviais do Município de São Paulo - Municipality of São Paulo
  • Start year: 2010
  • Type: Policy/Strategies/Action Plans
  • Status: In operation

Guiding Plan for Drainage and Rain Water Management in the City of São Paulo

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Sectors:
  • Human health
local action
Inventories
Community inventories

The Municipality of São Paulo has reported 2 Community emission inventories, since 2003. In its latest inventory, compiled in 2011, the Transport, Stationary energy, Waste management, Agriculture, forest and other land use and Agriculture, forest and other land use are identified as key emission sources.

GHG emission from Municipality of São Paulo
GHG inventory in 2011
Government operations inventory

The Municipality of São Paulo has reported 1 government operational inventory, since 2003. In its latest inventory, compiled in 2003, the Waste management is identified as key emission source.

GHG emission from Municipality of São Paulo
GHG inventory in 2003

Mayor Bruno Covas
Municipality of São Paulo, Brazil

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Initiative

MXCP Signatories
Earth Hour City Challenge 2014-2015
Compact of Mayors - ICLEI
Earth Hour City Challenge 2013-2014
Earth Hour City Challenge 2015-2016
Earth Hour City Challenge

Status of compliance

Compact of Mayors
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