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Turin Municipality

The Municipality of Turin is located in the western side of the Po valley and is 130 sq.m. wide, approximately. It is surrounded by the Alps corrie and the hills and the 4 following rivers flow on its territory: Po, Dora, Riparia, Stura e Sangone). Turin features one of the most outstanding urban standards of green terrain available to each inhabitant.

Turin is, for years, considered the Italian automotive industry capital and in the last 30 years it has been the leading actor of a dramatic transformation process from economic, urban and cultural point of views.

The Municipality of Turin which is, for years, committed to an environment and energy sustainability policy, is a partner of the SEE campaign with the project entitled “Torino sostenibile: verso una mobilità ecologica e intelligente”. This project is part of the joined strategy between the Ministry for Environment and the European Commission aiming at reducing the greenhouse gas emissions.
Torino was one of the first Italian cities to subscribe to the Covenant of Mayors and to adopt the sustainable energy action plan planned by this covenant.