Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 55.29
Liaison Lisa Noriega
Submission Date June 29, 2011
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Yale University
PAE-5: Climate Plan

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 2.00 / 2.00 Keri Enright-Kato
Sustainability Program Manager
Office of Sustainability
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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:

The has a target of reducing GHG emissions by 43% compared to 2005 levels by the year 2020. This is a 10% reduction on 1990 levels. These targets were one of Yale's first sustainability-oriented commitments in 2005. Since then, a much more comprehensive sustainability plan has been released which includes the GHG reduction targets.


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

The climate plans are part of an ongoing process that includes reductions in electricity and heat us and intensity.


Year the climate plan was formally adopted or approved:
2,005

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

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