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.
Murcia • Successful efforts thanks to energy efficiency
In order to reduce its GHG emissions by 20% by 2020, the Municipality of Murcia has chose[...]
California • Results of electricity decarbonisation
A leader in the United States in terms of climate policy, California has had encouraging resu[...]
Lombardia • All-out focus on energy efficiency
In conjunction with its regional programme for energy and the environment (PEAR), Lombardy is intr[...]
Jalisco • The administration sets the example in terms of carbon footprint red...
Within the framework of its climate policy, the Mexican federat[...]
Minas Gerais • Agriculture: A central issue
Following its 2014 Territorial Climate and Energy Plan (PEMC), Minas Gerais - Brazil's third largest [...]
Nouvelle Aquitaine • Bringing stakeholders together and structuring sectors
With the creation in 2016 of the Conseil Permanent de la Transition E[...]
Izmir • Progress rewarded at regional level
Achieving the objectives of the 2014-2023 regional plan established by the Izmir Development Agency r[...]
Helsinki • Major progress undermined by heating needs
With a 24% reduction in overall emissions in 2017 and a 42% reduction in emissions/capita f[...]
Freiburg im Breisgau • An action plan to renew?
The implementation of its "Klimaschutzkonzept", mainly focused on the building and transport sect[...]
Dakar • A first step taken to mobilize civil society
Dakar is the second most polluted capital in Africa with a level of fine particles seven tim[...]