EBRD Turkey vice-president Şule Topçu Kılıç said that EBRD has selected 35 municipalities from 38 countries it operates and İzmir is the first municipality from Turkey to participate the program.
Sustainable Energy and Climate Action plan preparations started
Renewing its commitment in Global Covenant of Mayors on Climate and Energy to reduce greenhouse gas emission by 20 percent by 2020 to 40 percent by 2030, Metropolitan Municipality started to work on “Sustainable Energy and Climate Action Plan”.
All efforts related to these two action plans that support each other will be conducted mutually and both action plans will be completed in 2020. Thus road map of İzmir for climate and other environmental issues will be prepared for 2030.