Overall Rating Expired
Overall Score Expired
Liaison JulieAnne Williamson
Submission Date May 15, 2012
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Georgia Institute of Technology
OP-5: Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reduction

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete Expired Marcia Kinstler
Sustainability Director
Office of Environmental Stewardship
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Scope 1 and 2 gross GHG emissions, 2005 :
219400 Metric Tons of CO2 Equivalent

Off-site, institution-catalyzed carbon offsets generated, 2005:
0 Metric Tons of CO2 Equivalent

Third-party verified carbon offsets purchased, 2005:
0 Metric Tons of CO2 Equivalent

On-campus residents, 2005:
7200

Non-residential/commuter full-time students, faculty, and staff members, 2005:
15000

Non-residential/commuter part-time students, faculty, and staff members, 2005:
920

Scope 1 and 2 gross GHG emissions, performance year :
259999 Metric Tons of CO2 Equivalent

Off-site, institution-catalyzed offsets generated, performance year:
0 Metric Tons of CO2 Equivalent

Carbon offsets purchased, performance year:
0 Metric Tons of CO2 Equivalent

List the start and end dates of the GHG emissions performance year:
July 1, 2010

On-campus residents, performance year:
9540

Non-residential/commuter full-time students, faculty, and staff members, performance year:
18441

Non-residential/commuter part-time students, faculty, and staff members, performance year:
1286

Time period for weighted campus user (list the consecutive 12 month period that most closely overlaps with GHG performance year):
Fall 2010

Georgia Tech signed the President's Climate Commitment in APril 2007. It reported its greenhouse gas inventory for FY2008 and FY2010, fulfilling its promise to complete a greenhouse gas inventory within a year a signing the Commitment and to then update it two years later.

Georgia Tech's emissions, normalized for number of FTE went down -1.06%. Our Change in GHG emissions per 1000 sq.ft. building space was -1.831%.

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