Action plan in a Nutshell
Date of formal approval:
Overall CO₂ emission reduction target:
Maltepe has just above 3% of the population in Istanbul and also have higher urbanization rates than the country on average and have been an attractive district for real estate developpers, construction companies. A lot of large corporations have been moving their headquarters. The long term vision of Maltepe "Blue and Green Urban Development", is consistent with its plans to reduce its carbon footprint; i.e. urban renewal and upgrading as well as decarbonizing and optimizing transport options, creating a walkable, cyclable, green city. The two main sources of GHG emission in Maltepe are the built environment i.e emissions from the building stock and transport emissions.
Key elements of the action plan
Estimated greenhouse gas emission reduction per sector
Expected evolution in terms of greenhouse gas emissions