Energy and Greenhouse Gas Emission Savings
Avoided cost each year are converted into present value in 2018 based on 3% escalation rate. GHG emission factors for natural gas and electricity includes upstream (extraction, processing) emissions as per Carbon Offset Emission Factors Handbook published by Government of Alberta 2015.
Cumulative avoided cost/energy/GHG are aggregated based on a total of 31 City of Calgary LEED New Construction projects certified between 2008 to 2018.
Quick Link to the other charts to see how Calgary is doing:
- Comparing Calgary LEED Certifications and City of Calgary LEED Certifications
- Water and Waste Management
- Energy and Greenhouse Gas Emission Savings (Currently viewing)
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