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.

Read the Colorado Climate Plan and learn about the state's policy recommendations and actions to better adapt to climate change impacts.

FY 2016 Statewide Report

The State increased greenhouse gas emissions from mobile and fixed assets by 2.58%; not meeting the annual goal.*

*This goal is a combination of greenhouse gas emissions from energy and vehicle petroleum use.