Climate Change Laws of the World will soon be upgraded to be AI powered, see full announcement
Austria flag

Climate Strategy

legislation type Executive
Passed in 2002
The Climate Strategy develops a pathway to reach Austria's commitments under the Kyoto Protocol (a reduction in GHG emissions of 13% by 2012, based on 1990 levels). To meet Austria's obligations under the second commitment period of the Kyoto Protocol 2008-2012 the Strategy focuses on our key areas: energy, transport, and agriculture. There is also an evaluation of the economic consequences of these measures.

  • 80% renewable of total electricity production by 2010, then 85% by 2020
    Energy | Fixed level target | Target year: 2020 | Base year: 2010, 2020
  • 13% cut in GHG emissions by 2012 compared with a 1990 baseline
    Economy-wide | Base year target | Target year: 2012 | Base year: 1990
from the Grantham Research Institute
from the Grantham Research Institute
Publication banner
Climate Change Laws of the World uses cookies to make the site simpler. Find out more about cookies >>