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Certified Events 2007-2013

Event 

Greening the Heartland 2010
Title:
Greening the Heartland 2010
When:
-
Where:
Minneapolis Convention Center - Minneapolis
Category:
Gold Certified

Description

Name of Organization: USGBC - Minnesota Chapter

Event website: http://www.greeningtheheartland.org/

Event Statistics:

Event Attendance 933 Total: 650 local, 120 regional, 160 national, and 3 international 
Total Event Meeting Floor Space 105,650 square feet per day
Total Electricity Consumption 70,027 kWh
Total Natural Gas Use 2,476 therms
Total Air Passenger Miles 178,306 miles
Total Vehicle Miles66,347 VMTs

Estimated Emissions and Emissions Offsets for Greening the Heartland 2007

Pollutant Type

Emissions Caused by Event Energy Use (lbs.)

Emission Reductions/ Offsets by Amount (lbs.)

Percent of Emissions Offset

Greening the Heartland Purchase

Renewable Choice Energy Donation

Carbon Dioxide (CO2e)

317,066

88,185

227,077

100%

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2)

304

 

423

139%

Nitrogen Oxide (NOx)

494

 

153

31%

Particulate Matter (PM10)

15

 

 

 

Particulate Matter (PM2.5)

13

 

 

 

Mercury (Hg)

2.14E-03

 

1.67E-03

78%

Emissions Reductions Donors:

Renewable Choice Energy
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Venue

Venue:
Minneapolis Convention Center   -   Website
Street:
117 12th Street South
ZIP:
55403
City:
Minneapolis
State:
MN
Country:
Country: us

Description

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