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European Climate Pact

Overview

Location

Finland

Organisation type
City and town

North Star pledges

Emissions

Commit to setting a science-based target of 1.5°C for emissions reductions by 2021

Status date: Submitted (29/07/2021)

Data source: CDP-ICLEI Unified Reporting System - Cities 2021

MRV: Yes*

*Cities committed to setting a science-based targets are checked as signatories to the Race to Zero campaign.

Energy

Have a city-wide renewable energy / electricity target of 100% 

City of Turku has a city-wide target to procure 100% of electricity from renewable sources by 2029 from a base year of 0.0% renewable electricity consumption in 1990.

Status date: Submitted (29/07/2021)

Data source: CDP-ICLEI Unified Reporting System - Cities 2021

MRV: Yes*

*Reported target data is checked for basic completeness and that the target year has not already passed. The coverage of the target is also checked to include all city-wide operations (or a larger area). The percentage renewable energy of total energy in target year is checked to be 100%.

 

Pathway pledges

Adaptation

Have a published city plan that addresses climate change adaptation

Status date: Submitted (29/07/2021)

Data source: CDP-ICLEI Unified Reporting System - Cities 2021

MRV: Yes*

*City has provided a title for the city plan and the year of adoption of the adaptation plan by local government as well as providing a web link to the adaptation plan.

Conduct and disclose vulnerability assessments to provide estimation of the risks, hazards or vulnerability associated to climate change in their jurisdiction

Status date: Submitted (29/07/2021)

Data source: CDP-ICLEI Unified Reporting System - Cities 2021

MRV: Yes*

*City publicly reports undertaking a climate change risk and vulnerability assessment including a weblink to the assessment, the primary process or methodology used to undertake the assessment, as well as a year of publication and the boundary of the assessment.

Identify and report on the most significant climate hazards affecting the city

Status date: Submitted (29/07/2021)

Data source: CDP-ICLEI Unified Reporting System - Cities 2021

MRV: Yes*

*City has identified and reported the most significant climate hazard(s) faced by the city. The city should provide at a minimum details of the most vulnerable populations affected as well the sectors or services most exposed by the hazard identified.

Define climate adaptation goals and respective metrics/KPIs for each goal

Status date: Submitted (29/07/2021)

Data source: CDP-ICLEI Unified Reporting System - Cities 2021

MRV: Yes*

*City has defined adaptation goals including details of the climate hazard the adaptation goal addresses, the target year of the goal and a description of the metric or indicator used to track the goal.

Emissions

Incorporate Emissions reduction targets into the master planning of the city

Status date: Submitted (29/07/2021)

Data source: CDP-ICLEI Unified Reporting System - Cities 2021

MRV: Publicly reported*

*City publicly reports that emissions reduction targets are incorporated into the city’s master plan and have given a description on how these are addressed

Have a recent city-wide emissions inventory or undertake it within the next two years

Status date: Submitted (29/07/2021)

Data source: CDP-ICLEI Unified Reporting System - Cities 2021

MRV: Yes*

*City has indicated it has recent fuel and/or greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions data from the entire city area. The reported accounting period is checked to fall within the last 2 years (no earlier than 2019), or indicated if its in progress or planned to be undertaken.

Have an up-to-date city-wide emissions inventory within two years and verified by an external auditor

Status date: Submitted (29/07/2021)

Data source: CDP-ICLEI Unified Reporting System - Cities 2021

MRV: Yes*

*City publicly reports that they have had their emissions inventory independently verified. The city should provide the name of the third-party who carried out the verification and the date it was undertaken (this should be no more than 2 years from the current year).

Decrease city-wide emissions until the next emissions inventory

Status date: Submitted (29/07/2021)

Data source: CDP-ICLEI Unified Reporting System - Cities 2021

MRV: Publicly reported*

*City has provided an emissions inventory.

Quantify and report all GHG emissions from sources located within the city boundary 

Status date: Submitted (29/07/2021)

Data source: CDP-ICLEI Unified Reporting System - Cities 2021

MRV: Yes*

*City publicly reports a city-wide GHG emissions inventory as well as the boundary of that inventory relative to the city. The boundary should be the same (cover the whole city) or larger (the whole city and adjoining areas). If relevant, the city should also report any areas or sources excluded from that inventory.

Disclose emissions figures (direct and/or indirect) or consumption-based inventories for industrial processes and product use (IPPU), agriculture forestry and other land use (AFOLU) 

Status date: Submitted (29/07/2021)

Data source: CDP-ICLEI Unified Reporting System - Cities 2021

MRV: Yes*

*Cities publicly reports the breakdown of emissions associated with these specific sectors.

Have a published city plan that addresses climate change mitigation

Status date: Submitted (29/07/2021)

Data source: CDP-ICLEI Unified Reporting System - Cities 2021

MRV: Yes*

*City has published a city plan or indicated if its in progress or planned to be undertaken. If already published the city should provide the publication title, weblink, the focus of the plan, year of adoption, the areas covered by action plan, boundary of plan and stage of implementation.

Join the WWF One Planet City Challenge (One Planet City Challenge (OPCC) 

Status date: Submitted (29/07/2021)

Data source: CDP-ICLEI Unified Reporting System - Cities 2021

MRV: Yes*

*City has publicly reported to be committed to WWF One Planet City Challenge (OPCC)

Energy

Incorporate Energy efficiency targets into the master planning of the city

Status date: Submitted (29/07/2021)

Data source: CDP-ICLEI Unified Reporting System - Cities 2021

MRV: Publicly reported*

*City publicly reports that energy efficiency targets are incorporated into the city’s master plan and have given a description on how these are addressed

Measure and report the share of Hydro, Biomass, Wind, Geothermal and Solar energy sources in the city electricity mix 

Status date: Submitted (29/07/2021)

Data source: CDP-ICLEI Unified Reporting System - Cities 2021

MRV: Yes*

*City publicly reports the source mix of electricity consumed including Hydro, Wind, Geothermal and Solar. The city have also reported the year and scale that this applies to.

Disclose data regarding city wide renewable energy and/or energy efficiency targets and existing progress towards these

City of Turku has a target regarding all energy sectors to increase renewable energy consumed  to 100.0% of the total energy in 2029 from a baseline of 0.0% in 1990. Reported in 2021, the city has achieved 80.0% of this target. City of Turku has a target regarding all energy sectors to increase carbon neutral public transport to 100.0% of the total energy in 2029 from a baseline of 0.0% in 1990. Reported in 2021, the city has achieved 33.0% of this target. City of Turku has a target regarding all energy sectors to increase low carbon sustainable mobility to 50.0% of the total energy in 2029 from a baseline of 0.0% in 1990. Reported in 2021, the city has achieved 20.0% of this target.

Status date: Submitted (29/07/2021)

Data source: CDP-ICLEI Unified Reporting System - Cities 2021

MRV: Yes*

*Reported target data is checked for basic completeness and that the target year has not already passed. The coverage of the target is also checked to include all city-wide operations (or a larger area). The city must provide at minimum: base year, target year, percentage of energy efficiency improvement compared to base year level or the percentage renewable energy of total energy in target year. .

Food

Measure and report city-wide meat consumption per capita (kg/year)

Status date: Submitted (29/07/2021)

Data source: CDP-ICLEI Unified Reporting System - Cities 2021

MRV: Yes*

*City publicly reports the quantity of meat consumed per year per capita, as well as the year the data applies to.

Measure and report city-wide dairy consumption per capita (kg/year)

Status date: Submitted (29/07/2021)

Data source: CDP-ICLEI Unified Reporting System - Cities 2021

MRV: Yes*

*City publicly reports the quantity of dairy products consumed per year per capita, as well as the year the data applies to.

Draft policies relating to food consumption within my city

Status date: Submitted (29/07/2021)

Data source: CDP-ICLEI Unified Reporting System - Cities 2021

MRV: Publicly reported*

*City publicly reports they draft policies relating to food consumption – no further assessment made.

Incentivise fresh fruit/vegetables vendor locations

Status date: Submitted (29/07/2021)

Data source: CDP-ICLEI Unified Reporting System - Cities 2021

MRV: Publicly reported*

*City publicly reports they incentivise fresh fruit and/or vegetable vendor locations – no further assessment made

Multi-topic

Publicly disclose my city's environmental data

Status date: Submitted (29/07/2021)

Data source: CDP-ICLEI Unified Reporting System - Cities 2021

MRV: Yes*

*City is confirmed to have disclosed publicly on their climate and environmental impact. For example, by responding publicly to the CDP-ICLEI Track.

Waste

Measure and report annual solid waste generation in my city

Status date: Submitted (29/07/2021)

Data source: CDP-ICLEI Unified Reporting System - Cities 2021

MRV: Yes*

*The city must report the amount of solid waste generated per year, as well as the year the data applies to.

Water

Incorporate Water security targets into the master planning of the city

Status date: Submitted (29/07/2021)

Data source: CDP-ICLEI Unified Reporting System - Cities 2021

MRV: Publicly reported*

*City publicly reports they incorporated water security targets into the master planning of the city – no further assessment made

Have a published city Water Resource Management strategy 

Status date: Submitted (29/07/2021)

Data source: CDP-ICLEI Unified Reporting System - Cities 2021

MRV: Yes*

*City has published a water resource management strategy or indicated if it is planned to be undertaken. If already published the city should provide the publication title, weblink, and the year of adoption by local government.