Background (see excerpt below): http://www.cascadecities.eu/cascadecities/city_profiles/cascade-cities%20/tartu
… Tartu city also joins the International Council for Local Environmental Initiatives (ICLEI) – Local Governments for Sustainability and the Aalborg Commitments. Preparatory work to compile a Sustainable Energy Action Plan (SEAP) for Tartu has already started and this is planned to be submitted in 2014. The Covenant of Mayors is due to be signed in 2013.
- Average 15-20% reduction of energy consumption in buildings
- At least 50% of city busses using biogas by 2017
- Achieve a 50% environmentally friendly public transport fleet
- 20-25% of all journeys made by bicycle ..
More see link above.