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Results of Campus Carbon Reduction Goals Survey Announced

By District Energy posted 10 days ago

  
In March 2022 IDEA launched a survey to collect and collate our member college and universities’ carbon reduction targets and goals.
  • Of 113 campuses surveyed, 102 have published current carbon or emissions reduction goals (a handful have goals under development)
    • Canada: 10 respondents
      • 6 provinces represented
    • US: 92 respondents
      • 42 states represented
    • The most common goal is Carbon Neutrality (64 campuses total, by goal year)
      • 2050: 25 campuses
      • 2040: 7 campuses
      • 2030: 9 campuses
      • 2020: 7 campuses
      • Complete: 1 campus
    • The second most common goal is Net Zero (9 campuses)
      • 2040: 7 campuses
      • 2030: 1 campus
      • 2025: 1 campus


Download the report here.

Poll - Campus2020 Attendees Carbon Action


If you would like to add to or edit your institution’s carbon goal, please reach out to Sarah Theurkauf at sarah.idea@districtenergy.org


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