Zukünftige Klimapolitik

Swiss climate policy

Switzerland pursues an active policy on reducing greenhouse gases. Through this policy, Switzerland is making its contribution to the international goal of limiting global warming to two degrees. The CO2 Act is focused on reducing Switzerland's domestic emissions.

At a glance


CO2 statistics

The annual survey of emissions from thermal and motor fuels shows whether CO2 reduction efforts are on track.

Climate-friendly financial flows

Under the Paris Agreement, investments should be made in technologies and energies that are aligned with climate goals.

CO2 levy

This steering levy provides an incentive for more economical use of thermal fuel.

Domestic compensation projects

CO2 reductions achieved through projects in Switzerland can be used to compensate for emissions.

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