Climate and Energy Progress Dashboard

The Climate and Energy Progress Dashboard...

Progress Towards Metropolitan Washington’s Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reduction Goals

Progress Towards Metropolitan Washington’s Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reduction Goals

The regional GHG emissions reduction goals include 10 percent below business as usual by 2012 (back down to 2005 levels). Source: NWS 2017

Progress Towards Reducing Regional Energy Consumption

Progress Towards Reducing Regional Energy Consumption

Figure 2 features the trends in regional energy consumption, represented by the combined million megawatt hour equivalent (MWHe) of total annual electricity and natural gas consumption.

Progress Towards Increasing High Performance Buildings

Progress Towards Increasing High Performance Buildings

Figure 3 shows the total number these certified high performance buildings in the region and the potential to achieve 5,000 by 2020 if current growth rates continue.