La Plata is the capital of the Province of Buenos Aires and has a total population of 654.324. Its primary sector focuses on commerce, services, and a growing heavy industrial zone. Electric Power is mainly used in homes and the electrification rate sums up to 97%. Secondly, natural gas covers 87% of the population. Currently the only source of electrification are conventional fossil-fuel systems of the EDELAP Company. There are some exceptions of public and private places that have solar panels, but that do not yet feed back to the network.
This #UrbanOctober, we’re celebrating the value of nature in our cities & regions!
Learn about nature's gifts to people in cities: https://t.co/4iwrQOmzFF
Created by #INTERACTBio @iki_bmu
Look around... can you spot any of them in your city? https://t.co/zrSnWgEj8M
One person’s trash is another one’s treasure. Cities are taking up this mantra as they focus on closing the waste loop & reintroducing recovered materials as inputs in production processes. That's Step 5 of the Circular City Actions Framework: https://t.co/noTKD3fKsM https://t.co/0p1ozIDow0
1000s of businesses are supporting local govts implement nature based solutions #NBS What's yours doing? 🤔
Attend the 'Freetown in Focus webinar' 27 Oct. @shiftcities & learn about the benefits of city-business collaborations! 🙌
Register now 👉 https://t.co/CRjJkokqEl https://t.co/3hcGeZDbK9
ICLEI – Local Governments for Sustainability is a global network of more than 2500 local and regional governments committed to sustainable urban development.
The 100% Renewables Cities and Regions Roadmap is implemented by ICLEI and funded by the German Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety (BMU) through the International Climate Initiative (IKI).