Yarra City Council

Australia
Summary
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    Population 89151
  • km 2
    Area 19.0
  • AUD
    GDP 1.6 Million
  • emission
    Targets by Reduce 60% GHG emissions
Targets

Targets by Yarra City Council

GHG emissions reduction targets

 

     

      Local Government
       

    • The Yarra City Council has committed to reduce its Local Government emissions by 60% by 2020 compared to 2001 emission level.
    • The target is going to be reached by activities in Stationary energy, Transport and Waste management sectors.
    Renewable energy target

     

    • The Yarra City Council committed to increase its Installed capacity of Renewable energy in Community to 2 MW by 2017
    • Current Installed capacity of Renewable energy: 3.7 MW 2018
    • The target is going to be reached by activities in Electricity sector.
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    Other mitigation targets


    Yarra Environment Strategy - Objective 3.4 Carbon Neutral Yarra Supporting a reduction in greenhouse emissions from across the municipality, towards achieving carbon neutrality by 2020.

    Adaptation and resilience target

     

    Resident access to open space, number of new parks established in Yarra (since 2012)

    Inventories
    Community inventories

    The Yarra City Council has reported 1 Community emission inventory, since 2017. In its latest inventory, compiled in 2017, the Stationary energy, Transport and Waste management are identified as key emission sources.

    GHG emission from Yarra City Council
    GHG inventory in 2017
    Government operations inventory

    The Yarra City Council has reported 1 government operational inventory, since 2017. In its latest inventory, compiled in 2017, the Waste management is identified as key emission source.

    GHG emission from Yarra City Council
    GHG inventory in 2017
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    Initiative

    Status of compliance

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