Climate change is one of the major global challenges. For this reason, the municipality of Noordenveld is committed to reducing its impact on climate change. Our goal is to be climate-neutral by 2040. This means reducing greenhouse gas emissions since they are responsible for climate change.
This study answers the following questions: What does it mean to be climate-neutral? What is the scale of the task and what can the municipality do? How do Noordenveld’s current plans and goals contribute to achieving climate neutrality by 2040?
Based on current goals, Noordenveld will achieve a reduction of approximately 54% in emissions by 2040, compared to the current situation. This is insufficient for Noordenveld to achieve climate neutrality by 2040. The main reasons for this are: