30 Jul '12, 12pm

Progress on Denver 2020 Goals and Beyond, #urbanism #Denver @EcoHomeMagazine

To this end the city is working in conjunction with a broad, regional coalition under the moniker DRCOG, or the Denver Regional Council of Governments , coordinating transportation and planning efforts with five counties and 25 municipal partners toward a unified Metro Vision 2035 , which includes developing the nation’s largest multimodal transportation system and reducing greenhouse gas and other emissions 60% to 1.8 metric tons per capita by 2035. But one of the first tasks Greenprint had to accomplish was establishing a baseline from which to chart progress. “We didn’t know our baseline,” explained Gregg W. Thomas, Denver’s environmental assessment and policy section supervisor. “So we started to make an inventory. We wanted it to be comprehensive and include communitywide consumption of electricity, natural gas, gasoline, diesel, solid waste to landfills, and even fue...

Full article: http://www.ecohomemagazine.com/green-communities/progress...

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