University of Colorado at Boulder

Institutional Information
  • Carbon Commitment
  • Carbon neutral by 2099
  • 20% reduction of Scope 1 + Scope 2 Carbon by 2020 relative to 2005
  • 50% reduction of Scope 1 + Scope 2 Carbon by 2030 relative to 2005
  • 80% reduction of Scope 1 + Scope 2 Carbon by 2050 relative to 2005
  • 70% reduction of Total Carbon by 2080 relative to 2005 
  • 80% reduction of Total Carbon by 2090 relative to 2005
  • 90% reduction of Total Carbon by 2099 relative to 2005
  • Scopes 1 and 2: -16%
  • Scope 3: N/A
  • Gross emissions: -7%
  • Net emissions: -7%
Totals
Fiscal YearGross MTCDEOffsets (MTCDE)Compost (MTCDE)Non-Additional Sequestration (MTCDE)Biogenic (MT CO2)Net MTCDE
2005135,679.000.000.000.000.00135,679.00
2008170,240.00-2,600.000.000.000.00167,640.00
2009182,885.00-2,408.000.000.000.00180,477.00
2011192,328.00-8,000.000.000.000.00184,328.00
2013199,681.00-8,000.000.000.000.00191,681.00
2019168,082.00-15,167.000.00-635.000.00152,915.00
2020125,803.000.000.00-410.000.00125,803.00