Case studies

The Observatory publishes, in addition to its annual report, a series of case studies of countries, cities and regions at the crossroads of national policies and non-state actions, to provide a qualitative analysis of the evolution of greenhouse gas emissions.

City

Santiago de Chile • An Air Pollution Approach

The metropolitan region of Santiago is Chile's main emitting region: 20% of total greenhouse gas em[...]

2019
City

Ljubljana • Stricking a balance between nature and city

The City of Ljubljana is currently preparing its first Sustainable Energy and Climate Act[...]

2019
City

Larnaca • Managing natural resources while sustaining territorial attractivene...

Larnaca attaches great importance to the protection of its natu[...]

2019
Region

Chhattisgarh • Forests to link adaptation and mitigation

The economy of Chhattisgarh State is largely based on sectors exposed to climatic hazard[...]

2019
Region

Victoria • Placing actors’ efforts at the core of policies

Victoria emits almost a quarter of Australia's total net emissions (21.7% in 2017). [...]

2019
City

Kaohsiung • Enhancing energy autonomy in industry

The Kaohsiung Municipal Government defined in 2015 its first Climate Change Adaptation and Sust[...]

2019
Region

Thuringia • A decision-making process backed by science

Thuingia has enshrined its 2030 and 2050 greenhouse gas (GHG) emission reduction targets [...]

2019
City

Heidelberg • Sustainable housing for all

After an initial climate plan in 1992, the city of Heidelberg will adopt its "Masterplan 100 % Klimaschu[...]

2019
City

Grenoble Alpes Métropole • Metropolis action, the driving force of the transit...

Grenoble Alpes Métropole, made up of 49 municipalities, was th[...]

2019
City

Santiago de Cali • Emerging actions, solid foundations

For the first time in 2015, the Colombian city of Cali, together with the Autonomous Regio[...]

2019
Region

Andalousia • The national leader for renewables

Andalusia is the first Spanish Autonomous Community to have adopted an autonomous climate change [...]

2019
Country
Transport

Japan • At the cutting edge of technology and of the modal shift

Japan aspires to reduce its greenhouse emissions (GHG) by 26 % in 2030 compared [...]

2019
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