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France

Population

2,265,886

Date of adhesion

16/12/2008

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Key Actions

  • Construction and renovation of social dwellings
    • Description:

      Paris has more than 200 000 social housing managed by donors. At the time of updating the Plan Climate Energy Paris voted in 2012, the target of 80 kWh / sqm/ year was reaffirmed as a reference for major renovations of homes purchased and the 50 kWhep / sqm/ year buildings to reduce emissions by 30% in greenhouse gas emissions and energy consumption of housing park. 30% of construction social dwellings to 2030.

    • Key Action:1
    • Language:en
    • Sectors: residential buildings
    • Implementation timeframe:2008-2020
    • CO2 reduction:5200
    • Implementation cost:100000000
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  • Energy retrofitting of all schools in Paris
    • Description:

      In ways that remains to be defined based on regulatory changes, all Parisian schools (over 600) will benefit from energy renovation. In 2011/2012, Paris’s CPPE has set a goal of reducing energy consumption by 30% in 100 schools. CPPEs are global contracts that entrust contracting operators with devising technical solutions plus use and maintenance of all or part of installed equipment. They include contractual commitments with regard to energy efficiency improvements as well as the implementation of a benefitsand- penalties system as a function of these commitments’proven distance.

    • Key Action:1
    • Language:en
    • Sectors: municipal buildings equipment facilities
    • Implementation timeframe:2012-2020
    • CO2 reduction:1690
    • Renewable energy produced:2000
    • Implementation cost:28000000
    • Website: http://www.c40.org/case_studies/paris-school-retrofit-project-tackles-energy-efficiency-in-public-schools
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  • Solar land registry in Paris
    • Description:

      Launched in the summer of 2013 as part of the European project POLIS, the first French solar land registry provides information on the roofs may receive a photovoltaic or solar thermal system, taking into account the parameters of building construction: geometry, orientation and angle tilt roof, incidence shadows.

    • Key Action:1
    • Language:en
    • Sectors: local electricity production
    • Implementation timeframe:2013-2013
    • Implementation cost:75000
    • Website: http://www.cadastresolaire.paris.fr/
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  • The largest program in France of thermal renovation of private housing - October 2014
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  • Sustainable food plan
    • Description:

      More than 29 million meals are served annually in nurseries, schools, community agents. If the consumption of organic food does not significantly impact the greenhouse gas emissions compared to a standard diet, use of sustainable products for fruits and vegetables, can reduce 30% emissions from consumption.

    • Key Action:1
    • Language:en
    • Sectors: others
    • Implementation timeframe:2014-2020
    • CO2 reduction:1690
    • Implementation cost:1
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  • Meals carbon simulator
    • Description:

      Designed for managers of Parisian caterers, this tool aims to take into account the objectives of the Paris climate and energy action plan (30% reduction in greenhouse gas emissions to 2020 for administration) It assesses the GHG emissions of meals eaten in a restaurant depending on the collective choice of menus. Playful, friendly and educational, meals carbon simulator can be used by all.

    • Key Action:1
    • Language:en
    • Sectors: others
    • Implementation timeframe:2012-2013
    • CO2 reduction:1700
    • Implementation cost:1
    • Website: http://acteursduparisdurable.fr/sites/default/files/simulateur-carbone/
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  • Charter PARIS CLIMATE ACTION
    • Description:

      Actions are developed for the tertiary sector with the aim of mastering carbon footprint Parisian activities while ensuring the competitiveness and economic tourist attraction for companies. To promote the initiatives already undertaken by businesses and organizations in Paris, the City of Paris offers local players to become partners of the Charter PARIS CLIMATE ACTION.

    • Key Action:1
    • Language:en
    • Sectors: tertiary buildings equipment facilities
    • Implementation timeframe:2012-2020
    • Implementation cost:1
    • Website: http://parisactionclimat.paris.fr/
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  • Sustainable urban logistic
    • Description:

      Delivery transport : create new delivery areas inside Paris close to the river and railway system. Promote those way to enterprises. Modification of city planning for integrating those platforms... Creation of an agreement of good practices with delivering federations (32 signatories in 2006, 80 in 2014).... Incentives for little company which deliver last km by \\\"cleantech\\\" vehicles...

    • Key Action:1
    • Language:en
    • Sectors: transport
    • Implementation timeframe:2006-2020
    • CO2 reduction:145450
    • Implementation cost:1
    • Website: http://www.paris.fr/viewmultimediadocument?multimediadocument-id=25947
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  • Operation of thermal buildings improvement
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  • Incentive for electric mobility
    • Description:

      Several measures are being implemented around the Parisian traffic. The topic of electric mobility to a less polluting vehicle use is one of those actions.

    • Key Action:1
    • Language:en
    • Sectors: transport
    • Implementation timeframe:2009-2020
    • CO2 reduction:14800
    • Implementation cost:1
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  • Solar systems
    • Description:

      As part of the SEAP Paris with the aim of developing renewable energy on its territory, Paris is experiencing acceleration of solar installations since 2011.

    • Key Action:1
    • Language:en
    • Sectors: local electricity production
    • Implementation timeframe:2010-2020
    • Renewable energy produced:38500
    • Website: http://capgeo.sig.paris.fr/Apps/CadastreSolaire/
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  • Tourist accommodation
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  • The greening program of Paris
    • Description:

      Since 2007, the greening program of Paris is one of the aspects of the strategy adaptation of Climate and Energy actions plan of Paris preparing the city to climate change and the depletion of resources. It covers all areas of vegetation in the city, accounting for nearly a quarter of the Paris area, by repeated and interconnected touches in order to improve the quality of life and attractiveness of Paris. One of these goals is to reduce the urban heat island effect in Paris and its suburbs. In connection with the biodiversity plan of Paris, voted in 2011, is how to characterize the vegetation such as public facilities, can meet the dual challenge of refreshment and biodiversity.

    • Key Action:1
    • Language:en
    • Sectors: others
    • Implementation timeframe:2007-2020
    • Implementation cost:1
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  • Local waste prevention program
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  • Operation of thermal buildings improvement
    • Description:

      In 2009, Paris had 1,350,000 housing which about 60,000 private residential buildings. The residential complex consumed 14,200 GWh and 2.64 tCO2e emitted. The goals of reducing energy consumption and emissions of greenhouse gases under the Climate Plan Energy Paris; and the regular increase in energy costs imposing charges more heavy are strong arguments as to improve the energy efficiency of homes.

    • Key Action:1
    • Language:en
    • Sectors: residential buildings
    • Implementation timeframe:2012-2020
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  • Cycling in Paris
    • Description:

      Cyclists in Paris can now enjoy the 700 km of bike paths, up until 2020, and dedicated parking spaces. In 2012, the City installed over 4,200 additional seats and reflected the development of "bike stations" near stations and major transit stations. It also encouraged the construction of bicycle storage in new buildings and in company parking lots. This mesh is optimized to connect consistently, continuously and comfortable Parisian department centers and residential areas and employment areas, not to mention two Parisian woods.

    • Key Action:1
    • Language:en
    • Sectors: transport
    • Implementation timeframe:2007-2020
    • CO2 reduction:12500
    • Implementation cost:1
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  • Parisian Climate Agency
    • Description:

      The Parisian Climate Agency is a unique desk for all the information concerning energy and climate. There is three main tasks : a independent and free task of informations and advices for parisians and local actors, a monitoring and information dissemenition for parisans and economic-social partners, an expert mission on the techniques and innovative practices in energy conservation.

    • Key Action:1
    • Language:en
    • Sectors: others
    • Implementation timeframe:2011-2011
    • Implementation cost:200000
    • Website: http://www.apc-paris.com/
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  • Sustainable government mobility plan
    • Description:

      In 2011, the City engaged a program on municipal transport and travel through Sustainable government mobility plan (PDAP). The ambition is to change the behavior of agents and providers of City in favor of less polluting modes of travel and contributing to the reduction nuisances associated with transport activities of the City (noise and pollution)

    • Key Action:1
    • Language:en
    • Sectors: transport
    • Implementation timeframe:2011-2020
    • Implementation cost:1
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  • Clim Way Paris : serious game about climate
    • Description:

      Clim'Way Paris is a virtual environment tends to illustrate all possible actions to reduce the carbon footprint of the territory.

    • Key Action:1
    • Language:en
    • Sectors: others
    • Implementation timeframe:2013-2013
    • Implementation cost:40000
    • Website: climway.paris.fr
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  • Public lighting installations and lighted traffic signals
    • Description:

      Implemented since 2011 decennial Market Energy Performance (MPE in french) aims to achieve the goal of 30% reduction in energy consumption of public lighting and lighted traffic signals : replacement of street lighting energy consumption with LED technologies, reducing the duration of the public lighting according to ambient light, stop lights at midnight ...

    • Key Action:1
    • Language:en
    • Sectors: public lighting
    • Implementation timeframe:2011-2020
    • CO2 reduction:430
    • Implementation cost:47000000
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  • Renew municipal heating system
    • Description:

      Of the 2000 thermal centers run by the municipality, maintenance actions carried out have increased the average life of boiler beyond conventional life times. Nevertheless, the life of a boiler is at most 25 years. To maintain the fleet performance of heating systems, it is necessary to renew every year fifty thermal centers. Globally over the last 5 years, 45 thermal centers were upgraded annually. An evaluation of the remaining required to achieve the objective of the Climate Plan 2020 efforts must be made.

    • Key Action:1
    • Language:en
    • Sectors: municipal buildings equipment facilities
    • Implementation timeframe:2012-2020
    • CO2 reduction:700
    • Implementation cost:1
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  • Vélib' and facilitation of cycling in the city
    • Description:

      Vélib 'bike is the big success in Paris. Launched in July 2007, the program of bicycles has 6 years later 260,000 subscribers and accounting for nearly 95,000 trips per day. Today, in the metropolitan context, the service extends to neighboring towns. Since June 2013, a new social tariff was introduced for the unemployed. A discount is also practiced for youth. Since June 2014, Little Vélib 'has appeared in gardens and Parisian wood to facilitate learning bicycle young children 2 to 8 years.

    • Key Action:1
    • Language:en
    • Sectors: transport
    • Implementation timeframe:2007-2007
    • Implementation cost:15000000
    • Website: http://www.velib.paris.fr/
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  • Improvement and increase of the public transport offer
    • Description:

      Since 2001, public transport services in Paris have increased considerably. 2011 and 2012 saw the opening of the T3 tram extension, the extension of 2 metro lines, the creation of a 4th local bus line (known as traverse)...

    • Key Action:1
    • Language:en
    • Sectors: transport
    • Implementation timeframe:2007-2020
    • CO2 reduction:12500
    • Implementation cost:80000000
    • Website: http://www.paris.fr/pratique/deplacements-voirie/transports-en-commun/p385
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  • Paris Finance Plus
    • Description:

      Special bank guarantee covered by city of Paris for small enterprises so they can improve their energy efficiency of their buildings or shops...

    • Key Action:1
    • Language:en
    • Sectors: tertiary buildings equipment facilities
    • Implementation timeframe:2008-2014
    • CO2 reduction:3000
    • Implementation cost:1
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