Is Mexico environmentally friendly? However, the country is the second-biggest emitter of greenhouse gases in Latin America. Serious environmental problems persist, including the provision of clean water, air pollution in Mexico City, and rural deforestation and erosion.
What is Mexico doing for sustainability? Mexico is actively pursuing projects and investment in a range of sectors including the national, state and municipal water systems, agricultural technology, renewable energy, biofuel,and innovative approaches to decentralized infrastructure integrated into sustainable development.
What is the green Plan project in Mexico? The transportation and mobility components of Mexico City’s Plan Verde (Green Plan) agenda, designed to lead the city towards a state of EcoMobility, was launched in 2007. The plan is based on a multi-component strategy to reduce traffic congestion and reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions.
Is Mexico a sustainable city? Mexico City is perhaps not an obvious choice for recognition as a sustainable city. In many areas, it lags behind the other metropolises studied in this series. However, the Mexican capital – identified as the most polluted city on the planet in 1992 – has recently been praised for its efforts to clear the air.