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Hoeje-Taastrup Kommune

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Location

Denmark

Organisation type
City and town

City of Hoeje-Taastrup Kommune

Hoeje-Taastrup Kommune is situated 20 km west of Copenhagen. It has a total population of 50,759 inhabitants and a land size of 78 sq. km.*

*CDP-ICLEI Unified Reporting System - Cities 2021

Our progress towards decarbonization

 

GHG Emissions

North Star

  • Commit to setting a science-based target of 1.5°C for GHG emissions reductions by the end of the current year
  • Hoeje-Taastrup Kommune has a Base year emissions (absolute) target to reduce CO2e emissions 100% by 2050 from a base year of 2017

Pledge: Have a GHG emissions city/region-wide reduction target of 100% by 2050 or earlier

  • Hoeje-Taastrup Kommune has a Base year emissions (absolute) target to reduce CO2e emissions 50% by 2030 from a base year of 2017

Pledge: Have a GHG emissions city/region-wide reduction target of 45% by 2030 or earlier

MRV: Pact MRV in place

Status date: Submitted (23/06/2022)

Data source: CDP-ICLEI Track - Cities 2022

How we want to achieve this – our roadmap

  • Quantify and report all GHG emissions from sources located within the city/region boundary 
  • Have a recent city/region-wide GHG emissions inventory or undertake it within the next two years  
  • Disclose a breakdown of GHG emissions figures (direct and/or indirect) by sector, including Industrial processes and product use (IPPU) and Agriculture, Forestry and other land use (AFOLU)
  • Have a published city/region plan that addresses climate change mitigation

MRV: Pact MRV in place

Status date: Submitted (23/06/2022)

Data source: CDP-ICLEI Track - Cities 2022

 

Energy

North Star

  • Have a city/region-wide renewable energy / electricity target of 100%
  • Hoeje-Taastrup Kommune has a target to increase the energy efficiency of all buildings 77% by 2030 compared to 2017

Pledge: Have a city/region-wide energy efficiency target of at least 50%

MRV: Pact MRV in place

Status date: Submitted (23/06/2022)

Data source: CDP-ICLEI Track - Cities 2022

How we want to achieve this – our roadmap

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

MRV: Pact MRV in place

Status date: Submitted (23/06/2022)

Data source: CDP-ICLEI Track - Cities 2022

 

Adaptation

Our actions – the Pathway

  • Have climate adaptation goals and define respective metrics/KPIs
  • Identify and publicly report on the most significant factors impacting the jurisdiction’s ability to adapt to climate change 
  • Conduct and disclose vulnerability assessments on the risks, hazards, and vulnerability associated to climate change in my city/region's jurisdiction. 
  • Identify and report on the most significant climate hazards affecting the city/region

MRV: Pact MRV in place

Status date: Submitted (23/06/2022)

Data source: CDP-ICLEI Track - Cities 2022

 

Food

Our actions – the Pathway

  • Reach 100% food security in my jurisdiction

MRV: Pact MRV in place

Status date: Submitted (23/06/2022)

Data source: CDP-ICLEI Track - Cities 2022

 

Waste

Our actions – the Pathway

  • Have a target to divert solid waste from landfill and incineration that is either over 55% by 2025, 60% by 2030, or 65% by 2035 
  • Measure and report  annual solid waste generation in my city/region

MRV: Pact MRV in place

Status date: Submitted (23/06/2022)

Data source: CDP-ICLEI Track - Cities 2022

 

Water

Our actions – the Pathway

  • Measure and publicly report household water consumption (litres/capita/day)
  • Have 100% of households with access to safely managed drinking water services

MRV: Pact MRV in place

Status date: Submitted (23/06/2022)

Data source: CDP-ICLEI Track - Cities 2022

 

Health

Our actions – the Pathway

  • Identify the most significant climate hazards affecting health in the city/region
  • Identify which vulnerable populations are affected by climate-related impacts on health

MRV: Pact MRV in place

Status date: Submitted (23/06/2022)

Data source: CDP-ICLEI Track - Cities 2022

 

Multi-topic

Our actions – the Pathway

  • Sign-up to the Covenant of Mayors for a fairer, climate-neutral Europe
  • Publicly disclose my city/region's environmental data

MRV: Pact MRV in place

Status date: Submitted (23/06/2022)

Data source: CDP-ICLEI Track - Cities 2022