Lappeenranta is the finalist in the European Green Leaf Award!
The city of Lappeenranta is the finalist in the European Green Leaf award for 2021. The European
Green Leaf Award is an annual competition organised by the European Commission for cities of less than
100,000 residents with exemplary and progressive climate policy and actions. Lappeenranta is a pioneer
city in renewable energy and clean environment with passionate problem-solving at its forte.
The finale of the 2021 Green Leaf competition takes place on 7 October 2020, and the winner will be
announced on the following day, 8 October.
Lappenranta have ambitious climate policy and a goal to be carbon neutral in 2030. In addition, they have focused on green
technology and sustainable development and have not forgotten to share their progress with others:
that makes them a fine candidate for the award! #egla2021 #Lappeenranta
You can see some concrete actions the City of Lappeenranta has done for the environment here.
More information about the European Green Leaf award you will find here.