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Vancouver: Greenest City by 2020

Vancouver: Greenest City by 2020

A interesting infographic was published recently reflecting The City of Vancouver`s Greenest City 2020 Action Plan and ambitions.

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Summary from The City of Vancouver`s Greenest City 2020 Action Plan:

Vancouver has proven that a city can grow and prosper and still become a Green Capital – A Global Leader in addressing Climate Change...

Vancouver is set to bring our community-based greenhouse gas emissions down to 5% below 1990 levels, even as our population has grown by over 27% and jobs have increased by over 18%.

Vancouver’s electricity is generated in British Columbia—93% of it from renewable sources. We are also developing neighbourhood-scale renewable energy projects. Conversion to renewable sources will create new green jobs.

The City has implemented the greenest building code in North America.

Vancouver is rising to meet the green transportation challenge by creating compact neighbourhoods with higher density to provide easy access to work, shopping and recreation. The City has shifted investment to walking, cycling and transit infrastructure instead of building new roads.

...And this greenest city action plan details how we become the Greenest City in the World by 2020...

 

Click Here to Read the Full Version of : The City of Vancouver’s Full 2020 Action Plan

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温哥华:最绿色的城市,到2020年

最近发表的一个有趣的信息图表反映了城市温哥华`S最环保城市2020年行动计划和野心
从城市温哥华`S最环保的城市2020年行动计划“概要

温哥华已经证明,一个城市增长繁荣仍然成为绿色之都 - 应对气候变化的全球领导者...

温哥华,使我们的社区为基础的温室气体排放量降低到5%,低于1990年的水平即使我们的人口增长超过27%就业机会增加了18%以上

温哥华的不列颠哥伦比亚省93%来自可再生能源产生的电力我们也正在开发社区规模可再生能源项目转换可再生能源将创造新的绿色就业机会

城市已经实施了在北美环保建筑规范

温哥华呈上升趋势创建紧凑的密度社区工作,购物和娱乐提供方便的,以满足绿色交通挑战城市转移投资,以步行,骑自行车和运输基础设施,而不是建立新的道路


......这绿色的城市如何成为世界最环保的城市,到2020年行动计划详细...

点击这里阅读完整版的城市温哥华的2020年行动计划“

 

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