Air Pollution Control Newsroom 


Preliminary Greenhouse Gas Emissions Inventory Results Available

Friday August 29, 2008

The Climate Change Committee, formed under the auspices of the Partnership for a Green City, contracted with Trinity Consultants to develop an inventory of greenhouse gas emissions by Partnership members and by others sources in Louisville Metro/Jefferson County.  Trinity Consultants presented a summary of the preliminary results of the inventory at the August 28, 2008 meeting of the Climate Change Committee.  You can view the slides of the presentation.

The Partnership for a Green City is a collaborative effort to improve environmental education, environmental health, and environmental management by three of Louisville's largest public entities: Louisville Metro Government, the University of Louisville, and the Jefferson County Public Schools. Together, these agencies employ some 25,900 people, enroll 120,000 students, own more than 500 buildings, 7,000 vehicles, and 25,000 acres of land in Metro Louisville.