20 Jun '12, 2pm

How cities are leading the way in climate change fight: A C40 report released on the eve of Rio+20 shows how meg...

How cities are leading the way in climate change fight: A C40 report released on the eve of Rio+20 shows how meg...

When it comes to solving climate change challenges, city mayors aren't waiting around. On the eve of this week's Rio+20 event, a group of mayors around the globe announced they have taken steps to slash emissions of greenhouse gases by 248 million metric tons in 2020, and by more than 1 billion tons by 2030. The C40 Leadership Group , which includes 59 cities producing about 14 percent of the world’s greenhouse-gas emissions, have undertaken nearly 5,000 climate-related actions since the network first formed in 2005. In capturing methane from urban landfills, investing in energy efficiency, retrofitting buildings and streetlights, the city actions reduce the equivalent of emissions produced by Mexico and Canada combined each year. Some of the projects highlighted include a Los Angeles LED retrofit of of 14,000 streetlights, solid waste collection initiatives by New Delhi, ...

Full article: http://www.greenbiz.com/blog/2012/06/20/how-cities-lead-w...

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