충남도가 ‘제17회 금강환경대상’에서 영예의 대상을 수상했다.
충남도는 금강환경대상에서 전국 최초로 탈석탄 금고를 지정하고, 56개 지자체·교육청의 탈석탄 금고 선언을 주도해 KB금융, 신한금융, NH농협금융 등 금융기관의 탈석탄 선언을 이끌어 높은 평가를 받았다.
환경부가 지정하는 환경교육도시로 최종 선정되는 등 온실가스 감축을 위한 다양한 정책을 선도적으로 꾸준히 추진해 온 점도 호평받았다.
아울러 ‘2020년 적극행정 우수사례’로 선정된 바 있는 제철회사에서 처리기술이 없다는 이유로 무단 배출하던 오염물질의 배출을 막기 위해 세계 최초로 개발한 방지시설(2단계)의 개발 특허 등록 및 적용 ,매연 저감장치 설치를 통한 백연 배출·개선 등도 주요 성과로 인정받았다.
금강환경대상은 환경부 금강유역환경청과 중도일보사가 공동 주최했다.
*아래는 위 기사를 구글 번역기로 번역한 영문 기사의 [전문]이다. [Below is the [full text] of an English article translated from the above article with Google Translate.
Reporter Jeong-Hwan KIM
[Chungcheongnam-do won the “Grand Prize” at the Geumgang Environment Awards]
Chungnam-do won the grand prize of honor at the '17th Geumgang Environment Awards'.
Chungnam-do was the first nationwide to designate a coal-free safe deposit box in the Geumgang Environment Awards, and led 56 local governments and offices of education to declare coal-free safe deposits, leading to the declaration of coal-free coal by financial institutions such as KB Finance, Shinhan Finance, and NH Nonghyup Finance and received high praise. .
It was also well received that it has been leading and consistently promoting various policies to reduce greenhouse gases, such as being finally selected as an environmental education city designated by the Ministry of Environment.
In addition, in order to prevent the emission of pollutants that were released without permission by a steel company that was selected as an'excellent case for active administration in 2020', registration and application of a patent for the development of the world's first developed prevention facility (phase 2) White smoke emission and improvement through the installation of a reduction device were also recognized as major achievements.
The Geumgang Environment Awards were co-hosted by the Geumgang Basin Environment Administration of the Ministry of Environment and the Jungdo Ilbo.