Province of Siena

Italy President: Fabrizio Nepi
Summary
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    Population 273305
  • km 2
    Area 3821.0
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    GDP N/A
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Targets

Targets by Province of Siena

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Actions
THERMAL PLANTS CONTROLS - Province of Siena
  • Start year: 2020
  • Type: Technical/Infrastructure investment
  • Status: In operation

Siena Province by Provincial Agency for Energy, the Environment and Sustainable Development controls thermal plants in its territory (not in the Siena Municipality territory). Results are very interesting: 90.000 boiler controlled per year means 30.000 t CO2 eq./year avoided.

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  • Buildings
Provincial Energy Plan - Province of Siena
  • Start year: 2013
  • Type: Policy/Strategies/Action Plans
  • Status: In operation

The Provincial Energy Plan gives criteria for reducing energy consumptions, reset CO2 emissions and developping renewable energy. Siena Province is carbon free since 2011. The main actions are improving renewable energy sources from geothermal, photovoltaic and waste; energy efficiency in buildings, rules for new buildings, information and sensitization.

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PROVINCIAL CIVIL PROTECTION PLAN - Province of Siena
  • Start year: 2006
  • Type: Regulatory
  • Status: In operation

Civil protection plan give guidelines for environmental risks and emergency situations: hydraulic risk, fire risk ecc. Important is the collaboration that is created with Provincial Coordination of Civil Protection volunteer associations from different sectors: health, fire protection of woods, logistics, and specialists (skuba drivers, avieators, parachutists etc.)

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FOREST FIRE PROTECTION AND REFORESTATION - Province of Siena
  • Start year: 2012
  • Type: Technical/Infrastructure investment
  • Status: In operation

The project consists in forest fire protection with controls on woods by qualified employees and volunteers. In Siena Province there is an operative central for emergency. One important action is the reforestation of wood.

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local action
Inventories
Community inventories

The Province of Siena has reported 1 Community emission inventory, since 2010. In its latest inventory, compiled in 2010, the Transport, Stationary energy, Agriculture, forest and other land use, Agriculture, forest and other land use, Waste management and Industrial process and product use are identified as key emission sources.

GHG emission from Province of Siena
GHG inventory in 2010
Government operations inventory

The Province of Siena has reported 1 government operational inventory, since 2010. In its latest inventory, compiled in 2010, the are identified as key emission sources.

GHG emission from Province of Siena
GHG inventory in 2010

President Fabrizio Nepi
Province of Siena, Italy

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Initiative

Earth Hour City Challenge 2012-2013
Earth Hour City Challenge
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