City of Duluth Greenhouse Gas Emissions Inventory and Forecast 2008
The Duluth Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Emissions Inventory and Forecast 2008 is most recent GHG inventory the city has undertaken. It showed that we had emissions of 2,161,710 tons of GHG community-wide.
In 2008 our community sources of GHG emissions came from:
57% electricity (95% of this figure came from coal and gas)
11% natural gas
7% fuel oil #5, #6
4% coal (steam plant)
2% fuel oil #1, #2, #4
And, the GHG emissions by sector were:
Now that you’ve learned more, the best way to create change is by getting involved! Donate your money or time, find support, and take action. Citizen climate action means a stronger, healthier, more vibrant Duluth!
Learn more about the City of Duluth Greenhouse Gas Emissions Inventory and Forecast 2008.