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Barcelona's Commitment for the Climate

In 2015, Barcelona launched this Commitment which led to 9 related projects: (1) plug-ins looking for energy saving and efficiency; (2) passive reform and active awareness against energy waste; (3) pilot project of mosaic roofs with facilities that combine renewable energy with agricultural and green spaces, rainwater collection; (4) promotion of sustainable mobility with a modal shift of labor transport by lending a fleet of bicycles for workers; (5) green dot 2.0 - action to extend the useful life of materials and products through web and meeting point of initiatives and services that promote urban reuse, repair and mining; (6) action towards zero waste and the circular economy through the improvement of waste separation with door-to-door collection and a system of packaging deposit and return; and (7) communication plan about individual responsibilities on climate change, etc.