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Certified Events 2007-2013

Event 

Title:
Energy Transition 2050: Building Our Energy Future
When:
-
Where:
Gleacher Center - Chicago
Category:
Gold Certified

Description

Name of organization holding event: Energy Center of Wisconsin

Event Website: www.ecw.org/ET2050

Event Statistics:

Event Attendance                                 
165 Total: local (30), regional (77), national (58) and international (0)
Total Event Meeting Floor Space
18,933  square feet
Total Electricity Consumption3,366 kWh
Total Natural Gas Use258 therms
Total Air Passenger Miles70,000 miles, (1,043 gallons kerosene)
Total Vehicle Miles39,555 VMTs, (1,848 gallons gasoline) 

 

Estimated Emissions and Emissions Offsets for ET2050

Pollutant Type

Emissions Caused by Event Energy Use (lbs.)

Emission Reduction Offsets by Amount (lbs.)

Percent of Emissions Offset

Carbon Dioxide (CO2)

74,381

75,351

101%

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2)

22

306

1390%

Nitrogen Oxide (NOx)

154

110

71%

Particulate Matter (PM10)

14

7

50%

Particulate Matter (PM2.5)

9

4

44%

Mercury (Hg)

1.49E-04

1.14E-03

765%

Emission Reductions
The Energy Center of Wisconsin received a number of grants and sponsorships to help offset the emissions created by the energy use and transportation associated with this event.  ET2050 will earn Cleaner and Greener certification at the Silver Level, offsetting at least 100% of C02 emissions and at least 30% of all other emission types.

Venue

Venue:
Gleacher Center
City:
Chicago
State:
Illinois
Country:
Country: us

Description

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