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Certified Events 2007-2013

Event 

GovEnergy 2009
Title:
GovEnergy 2009
When:
-
Where:
Rhode Island Convention Center - Providence
Category:
Silver Certified

Description

Name of organization holding event: Energetics, Inc. on behalf of the United States of America

Event Website: www.GovEnergy.gov

Pre-Event Energy and Emissions Estimates

 

Event Attendance        
2,105: local (43), regional (131), national (1,858), and international (73)
Total Event Meeting Floor Space          
149,124 square feet
Total Electricity Consumption229,999 kWh
Total Natural Gas Use8,4440 therms
Total Air Passenger Miles5,667,668
Total Vehicle Miles68,499 VMTs 

 

 

Emissions Summary Prepared by Leonardo Academy's Cleaner and Greener Program

 

Pollutant Type

Emissions Caused By Event Energy Use (lbs.)

Emission Reduction Offsets by Donor and Amount (lbs.)

Percent of Emissions Offset
FuelCell Energy

Carbon Dioxide (CO2e)

3,711,2811,849,76250%

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2)

1622,7511,706%

Nitrogen Oxide (NOx)

1,990

2,308116%
Particulate Matter (PM10) 31700%
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) 24400%

Mercury (Hg)

02.25E-02N/A

Emission Reduction Donors

Fuel Cell Energy, a Connecticut-based company that operates Ultra-Clean fuel cells at more than 60 installations in five countries, has donated 1,900 MWh of renewable energy credits to completely offset the SO2 and NOx emissions resulting from the GovEnergy 2009 event.

Venue

Venue:
Rhode Island Convention Center   -   Website
Street:
1 Sabin Street
ZIP:
02903
City:
Providence
State:
Rhode Island
Country:
Country: us

Description

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