|Submission Date||April 27, 2012|
St. John's University, New York
PAE-5: Climate Action Plan
Director of Environment and Energy Conservation
Does the institution have a plan to mitigate its greenhouse gas emissions that meets the criteria for this credit?:
A brief summary of the climate plan’s long-term goals:
The long term goal is the committment made to PLANYC which is 30% carbon reduction below 2007 air emissions by the year 2017.
A brief summary of the climate plan’s short-term goals:
The short term goal is the implementation of $25,000,000 in energy conservation projects, along with operational improvements. All utility bills are tracked monthly along with measurement and verification of energy savings. Quarterly reporting is provided to Senior Management, and included in the Board of Trustee reports.
Year the climate plan was formally adopted or approved:
An indication of whether institution has made a commitment to reduce GHG emissions a specific amount by a target year:
List which emissions (scope 1, 2, and/or 3) are included in its GHG emissions commitment:
The reduction level (percentage) institution has committed to:
The baseline year the institution used in its GHG emissions commitment:
The baseline emissions level institution used in its GHG emissions commitment:
The target year the institution specified in its GHG emissions commitment :
The website URL where information about the climate plan is available:
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