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Introduction of Climate Emergency Measures in the Dershowo Musograd

Due to the high mid- and long-term impact of the Climate Crisis on the world and also on the Dershowo itself, the Government of the Dershowo has introduced a number of measures which came into force between 2019-01-03 and 2019-07-01, with some long running measures already started earlier. The various measures usually comprise many more details than the core points listed below.

Regnans Act2019-01-03Reforesting of applicable lands with 50% native trees and 50% Eucalyptus regnans
Energy Act2019-01-03End of fossil power by 2025, high investments in regenerative energy, consumption management for certain industries and volunteering households.
Public Transport Act2019-01-03Fast deployment of extended public traffic with buses and minibuses
Air Traffic Act2019-01-03120% taxes on air travel, no short distance flights, high efficiency requirements
Automobile Act2019-01-15Strict size, power and weight limits for new cars, fast move to electric vehicles
Rail Traffic Act2019-02-01Regenerative energy for rail traffic, full electrification, high investments in Musogradian Rail
Sea Traffic Act2019-02-15Efficiency requirements for all ships entering Musogradian ports
Bicycle Act2019-03-01Full reservation of selected streets for bike travel, subsidies for e-bikes
Building Act2019-03-15Greenhouse tech design for new buildings and renovation of old buildings
Trade Act2019-05-01Import fees on goods based on untaxed CO2 emission in country of origin
Carbon Tax Act2019-05-01CW 50.- per ton of CO2, 50% in private efficiency measures, 50% returned
Roof Use Act2019-04-01Allow usage of condo roof space for solar energy to renters / owners
Efficiency Act2019-06-01Various efficiency measures for heating and cooling systems etc.
EcoCard Act2019-06-15Introduction of a Federation wide discount card scheme for ecologically produced food and consumer goods
Car Fleet Act2019-07-015 year roadmap to replace existing private, corporate and public car fleets
City Traffic Act2019-07-01No private vehicles in zones A and B, limited in zones C, D, E, I and T
Residential Act2019-07-01Allowing rezoning of residential areas via local public polls

Zone overview:

  • A: City Center, central commercial and administrative areas
  • B: Residential Centers, areas around suburban centers, schools and similar
  • C: Restricted Residential Areas, private traffic to/from private parking and delivery traffic allowed in dedicated time windows only
  • D: Quietened Residential and Mixed Areas, no pass through traffic, 20km/h, metered public parking
  • D1: same, but almost no traffic allowed during school start, afternoon and night time windows.
  • E: Standard Residential and Mixed Areas, 25km/h
  • I: Industrial areas, 40km/h
  • T: Thoroughfares, transit roads without residents, 50km/h

In addition to these measures, both the Dershowo and the Federated Micronations have pledged ressources to international climate activist groups, using federal agencies and state owned corporations for this purpose.