By June 2021, the Agricultural Commissioner will reduce its greenhouse gas emissions by 10% (LBS of CO2) compared to 2018 levels to support clean air efforts.
|Evaluate and consider operational changes to reduce fuel use.
||Track vehicle and equipment fuel usage.
||Strive to replace equipment with battery models as they age out.
||Research/test feasibility of drone applications.
4.C.i, 6.C.i, 6.D.ii
145,393 LBS of CO2
CO2 numbers were calculated using the EPA's emission factor of (8887 grams CO2/ per gallon of gasoline) multiplied by the gallons of gas used by each vehicle, which was obtained from the GasBoy records generated from Fleet and provided to our department.