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Project Summary Project Description Application of Tools Opinion of Tools Decision making process Contact Details

Application of tools

Name of the case study
Water savings in Copenhagen

Name of tool
Indicators on water consumption

Description of tool - character
Indicators and monitoring / generic tool. Using an indicator as a part of a program or policy is a general tool, which does not require specific expertise. The indicator (on water consumption) was used to define a baseline, targets for the water savings, to monitor and assess the results of the campaign, and as a communication device towards consumers.

Description of tool - availability
Freely available (generic).

Description of tool - existing
Indicators is a generic tool. The indicators are being used to monitor the strategy for water savings, to set up goals for it, and to evaluate it.

Description of tool - adaptation
The Indicator was defined locally, by Copenhagen Water.

What tools were used to assess sustainability?

Indicators on water consumption

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