Increasing green spaces by 1.6 km2 by 2030, in other words, an extra 1 m2 per current resident.

Doubling local electricity generation and reducing energy consumption by 9.9% by 2020

Reducing private motor-vehicle travel and its associated CO2 emissions by 21%

Resilient city model, which is capable of taking on the challenges of today and tomorrow, which does its utmost to reduce its vulnerabilities.

The general public and the most vulnerable groups are at the centre of the city's climate policies.

Barcelona facing climate change

Climate change is a reality and is being caused by mankind. We already have evidence of its impact and need to act to address it.

The effects of climate change could present risks to people’s health and well-being (heat waves), security (guaranteed supply of water and energy, vulnerability of infrastructures, risks of fires etc.,) and to the natural environment which we have to provide for and protect against.

News

Fri, 11/10/2017 - 15:57h

Cities, the driving force in the fight against climate change

Environment. Bonn plays host to the 23rd Conference of Parties for the UN Framework on Climate Change (COP23), with Barcelona reaffirming its pledge to combat climate change as set out in its Climate Plan.

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Mon, 10/23/2017 - 19:11h

Cities unite on climate commitment

Environment. Barcelona and eleven other cities pledge to move towards zero emissions public transport fleets and large zero emissions zones.

Wed, 07/12/2017 - 17:45h

Climate change has an effect on Barcelona

Ecology. Due to socio-economic characteristics or location, Nou Barris and some areas of Sants-Montjuïc, Les Corts and L’Eixample suffer the effects of climate change the most, as do the over 75s, young children and people with the...

Fri, 06/16/2017 - 16:07h

Putting the planet first

Ecology. The city backs more sustainable mobility, more green spaces, energy saving and the local generation of energy, as well as responsible consumption to help combat climate change.

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