The County has completed its greenhouse gas (GHG) inventory for its government operations for the years 2005 and 2010. The 2005 Inventory established a baseline for the County's carbon footprint of 41,517 MT CO2e. In 2010, the County of San Mateo's greenhouse gas emissions from government operations totaled 39,621 MT CO2e. The 2010 Inventory shows that the main GHG emissions by sector are buildings and other facilities (52%), employee commutes (33%), and the County's vehicle fleet (11%).
Unincorporated San Mateo County (Community)
The County is currently working on the Unincorporated San Mateo County's GHG emissions inventories for years 2010 to 2015. Please stay tuned for additional information on the inventory updates!