Climate Action Plan

The City of Dublin adopted its Climate Action Plan 2030 and Beyond (CAP 2030), the next phase in a long history of successful climate action planning and implementation. CAP 2030 will take Dublin into the future by addressing the challenges and opportunities presented by climate change. 
CAP 2030 Final Cover

Click the CAP 2030 to read more about the strategies and measures that will Dublin will use to strive for carbon neutrality by 2045.

The strategies include:

1. 100% Renewable and Carbon-Free Electricity

2. Building Efficiency and Electrification

3. Sustainable Mobility and Land Use

4. Materials and Waste Management

5. Municipal Leadership Measures

The role of the CAP 2030 is about more than just reducing negative effects on the environment; it’s about making holistic improvements to Dublin’s community and way of life. The City’s commitment to reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions also means that, as the actions in this plan are adopted, the Dublin community will benefit from cleaner air, more versatile and flexible transportation, new opportunities for economic growth, reductions in localized flooding risks, and greater energy independence from fossil fuels.

Achieving carbon neutrality will be a community-wide effort. Read the Frequently Asked Questions and/or sign up here to receive notifications to find out how you can help with the effort.