University of Pennsylvania

Institutional Information
  • Carbon Commitment
  • Race to Zero
  • Carbon neutral by 2042
  • 23% reduction of Total Carbon by 2017 relative to 2008
  • 7% reduction of Total Carbon by 2019 relative to 2014 
  • 26% reduction of Purchased Electricity Carbon by 2024 relative to 2008 
  • 7% reduction of Stationary Fuels Carbon by 2024 relative to 2008 
  • 100% reduction of Total Carbon by 2042 relative to 2008 
  • Scopes 1 and 2: -43%
  • Scope 3: -90%
  • Gross emissions: -49%
  • Net emissions: -55%
Totals
Fiscal YearGross MTCDEOffsets (MTCDE)Compost (MTCDE)Non-Additional Sequestration (MTCDE)Biogenic (MT CO2)Net MTCDE
2008355,829.000.000.000.000.00355,829.00
2010288,945.000.000.000.000.00288,945.00
2012294,210.000.000.000.000.00294,210.00
2014288,669.000.000.000.000.00288,669.00
2017278,660.000.000.000.000.00278,660.00
2019244,748.000.000.000.000.00244,748.00
2020213,386.00-33,369.000.000.000.00180,017.00
2021181,042.00-20,000.000.000.000.00161,042.00