Greenhouse Gas Emissions

To meet the goal of the Executive Order, the State of Colorado must reduce greenhouse gas emissions by a minimum of 1 percent annually and at least 5 percent below Fiscal Year 2015 levels by Fiscal Year 2020.

The Greening Government Leadership Council (GGLC) is hard at work on a comprehensive plan of action to achieve the goals set by Gov. Hickenlooper's Executive Order D 2015-013. In the meantime, read the Colorado Climate Plan and learn about the state's policy recommendations and actions to better adapt to climate change impacts.