The second city of Spain declared itself officially, Wednesday January 15, in state of“Climate emergency”. With concrete measures and figures. But the mayor of Barcelona even wants to go further and in particular fights against the use of the plane.
During a very solemn session of the Barcelona city council, the “capital” of Catalonia – led by Ada Colau, head of a left-wing coalition – officially declared itself in a state of“Climate Emergency”.
Hundreds of cities and several countries have already done so, says the Catalan daily La Vanguardia, many of them did not go further “Just simple declarations of intent”. On the other hand, underlines this newspaper again, “The Catalan capital is trying to take another step: the declaration was accompanied by the announcement of a hundred measures to reverse the situation”.
La Vanguardia resumes announcements: “With investments of 563.3 million d