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News, 4/23/2013

Enhancing energy efforts in Finnish towns

Photo: Petteri Mäntysaari/VastavaloFinnish energy efficiency, Carbon Neutral Municipalities, Canemu, woodchips, cutting greenhouse gas emissions, FinlandFinnish schoolkids during a group project: The Finnish educational system’s reputation abroad has grown, partly because of high scores in international comparisons.

Five pioneering Finnish municipalities have achieved remarkable reductions in greenhouse gas emissions through a five-year project that will now be expanded.

The Carbon Neutral Municipalities (Canemu) Project was launched in 2008, targeting ambitious emission cuts to be achieved through collaboration between local authorities, businesses, researchers and citizens.

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Updated 4/23/2013


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