Factsheet: Climate change mitigation and adaptation, Regional Strategy

Climate change mitigation and adaptation, Regional Strategy

Key Information
Full name of Instrument & Measure (English): 
Central Finland's climate change mitigation and adaptation strategy 2020
Full name of Instrument & Measure (native language): 
keskisuomen ilmastostrategia 2020
Description: 
The climate change mitigation and adaptation strategy for Central Finland presents both the goals and the actions.
Goal/Aim: 
TRANSPORT By 2020 the emissions from traffic are decreased by 30%. BUILDING AND ENERGY By 2020 the emissions from heating are decreased by 30% and the emissions from electricity production are decreased by 20%. COMPANIES RESPONSIBILITY Responsibility in climate change mitigation and adaptation increases the competitiveness of Central Finland. SUSTAINABLE AGRICULTURE AND FORESTRY By 2020 the emission from agriculture are decreased by 15%. WASTES By 2020 the emissions from waste management are decreased by 30 %. ADAPTATION AND THE FUTURE Awareness in mitigation and adaptation increases by education and information distribution.
Connection with National Policy: 
National energy and climate change mitigation strategy, national climate change adapttation strategy
Responsible Authority: 
Regional Council of Central Finland

Status:

Year Instrument & Measure Started: 
2011
Year Instrument & Measure Ended: 
2020