D1_Hoppe

443 views

Published on

Published in: Technology
0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total views
443
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
38
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
12
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide
  • D1_Hoppe

    1. 1. Developing local policies to support sustainable energy implementation Suggestions from Freiburg Local Renewables Freiburg – 13-15 June 2007 Session D: Sustainable energy – How to get started Klaus Hoppe – Head of Energy Department, City of Freiburg
    2. 2. Reasons for acting <ul><li>Global Climate change </li></ul><ul><li>Local Air quality </li></ul><ul><li>Fading Resources </li></ul><ul><li>Rising Costs </li></ul><ul><li>Un-security of supply </li></ul><ul><li>Innovation = more efficiency </li></ul><ul><li>Responsibility for nature </li></ul><ul><li>… </li></ul>
    3. 3. Historical background in Freiburg <ul><li>Resistance against nuclear power plant </li></ul><ul><li>Searching for alternatives </li></ul><ul><li>Institutes: Fraunhofer ISE, Eco-Institut </li></ul><ul><li>Image as Solar and Environmental “Capital” </li></ul><ul><li>Winner of German Solar-Championship </li></ul><ul><li>Environmental consciousness in population </li></ul><ul><li>Lord Mayor from Green Party </li></ul><ul><li>= Plenty of starting points to implement and develop sustainable development </li></ul>
    4. 4. Seven suggestions <ul><li>Analyse and define assets and resources </li></ul><ul><li>Local Policy: decisions on climate targets – by consensus if possible </li></ul><ul><li>Implementation in planning process </li></ul><ul><li>Main field of action: Energy efficiency! </li></ul><ul><li>Examples: property conditions, energy concepts </li></ul><ul><li>“ City” as role model – rooftops for pv </li></ul><ul><li>Networking: Involve stakeholders </li></ul>
    5. 5. Example 1: Climate targets <ul><li>City council decisions on climate targets </li></ul><ul><li>If possible by consensus </li></ul><ul><li>Realistic targets </li></ul><ul><li>Achievable targets in defined period of time </li></ul><ul><li>Regular Monitoring </li></ul><ul><li>Reporting to city council </li></ul><ul><li>Communication </li></ul>
    6. 6. Example II: “City” as role model <ul><li>Loan programmes - insulation </li></ul><ul><li>Energy saving in administration itself </li></ul><ul><li>Supply of administration, schools with “green” electricity </li></ul><ul><li>Renovation of city owned buildings (insulation, heat) </li></ul><ul><li>Favourable property conditions for innovative businesses </li></ul><ul><li>Sale of city owned land annexed with certain conditions </li></ul><ul><li>Make available city owned rooftops for photovoltaic </li></ul>
    7. 7. In additon <ul><li>Positiv national conditions are crucial! </li></ul><ul><li>Good intentions are not enough - we need material benefits, or at any rate, no economic disadvantages </li></ul><ul><li>Sustainability is at best the coalition of ecology and economy. </li></ul>
    8. 8. What could we do if everyone said what will we do and nobody stepped forward to see what might be done if only we do. Kurt Marti

    ×