To inventory and understand the community’s GHG emissions, the City worked with The Good Company, a Eugene-based consulting firm, to conduct a consumption-based, or materials and land management, inventory. Using this approach, emissions are grouped into three main categories:
- Materials (goods, services and food),
- Energy, and
This summary provides an overview of the Community GHG inventory results. The complete inventory report can be found here and also includes climate action strategies. A companion memo was also prepared detailing how the GHG inventory fits with state, regional and local planning efforts and policies. The inventory work was funded through the City's Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant.