Factsheet: Climate Strategy

Climate Strategy

Key Information
Full name of Instrument & Measure (English): 
Climate Strategy for Region Västra Götaland
Full name of Instrument & Measure (native language): 
Klimatstrategi
Description: 
This strategy provides a toolkit on how Region Västra Gätaland has to break the dependence on fossil fuels. The two ambitions are to reduce climate change by means of increased energy efficiency and increased use of renewable energy, and to carry out climate work in such a way that the competitiveness of Västra Götaland is strengthened. The following areas are included in the climate work: 1. Efficient energy use in housing and property sector 2. Efficient transport of goods – green logistics 3. Efficient transport of people – mobility 4. Alternative fuels and more efficient vehicles and shipping 5. Increased use of energy from renewable sources such as farming, forestry, the sun, the wind and the waves 6. Lifestyle, consumer power and producer responsibility
Goal/Aim: 
become independent of fossil fuels

Sector/Topic targeted:

Responsible Authority: 
The Regional Council Västra Götaland

Status: