Low carbon levels

Solar panels © Keijo Penttinen / Image Bank of the Ministry of the Environment

The reduction of greenhouse gas emissions is necessary for the mitigation of climate change. The most significant sources of everyday emissions are housing, transport and food, which together make up 75 per cent of the emissions generated by people in Finland. Cities play a key role in efforts to reduce these emissions. Cities can have an impact on emissions by for example city planning, transport arrangements and public procurements.

Published 2019-07-29 at 13:51, updated 2019-07-19 at 9:17
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