Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 55.35
Liaison James Biesecker
Submission Date Dec. 1, 2011
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Gettysburg College
PAE-5: Climate Plan

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 2.00 / 2.00 Roger Heyser
No longer with the college
Facilities Services
"---" indicates that no data was submitted for this field

Does the institution have a plan to mitigate its greenhouse gas emissions that meets the criteria for this credit?:
Yes

A brief summary of the climate plan’s long-term goals:

In December 2009 Gettysburg submitted a Climate Action Plan to ACUPCC. This plan set a target of being Carbon Neutral by 2032, the College's 200th anniversary. This plan is achieved by combining reductions in utility consumption and the purchase of off-sets.


A brief summary of the climate plan’s short-term goals:

Annual allocation of capital funds to implement energy reduction projects.


Year the climate plan was formally adopted or approved:
2,009

The website URL where information about the climate plan is available:

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