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CAP Reports#

2019 Community Carbon Inventory Report#

link to latest carbon inventory report

The City of Fort Collins is excited to share its 2019 Community Carbon Inventory for the Climate Action Plan (CAP). The Inventory is used to track progress on the goals of CAP that are to be 20% below 2005 levels of greenhouse gas emissions by 2020, 80% by 2030, and carbon neutral by 2050.

The 2019 Inventory shows that as a community, Fort Collins is 7% below 2005 levels. Current forecasts predict that in 2020, emissions will be about 17% below baseline, and in 2021 about 26% below baseline. This report gives an overview of what changed in 2019 and highlights some key successes. For more information about the state of climate action in Fort Collins, please visit

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2019 Municipal Carbon Inventory & Adaptation Report#

2019 Municipal Carbon Inventory & Adaptation Report

The City of Fort Collins, as an organization, leads our community by example in greenhouse gas reduction goals. As of 2018, the City's municipal inventory is 22% below 2005 levels! Key drivers of reductions include cleaner electricity and increased energy efficiency.

This report also outlines the goals and highlights of the City's Municipal Sustainability and Adaptation Plan, including:

  • We are resilient
  • We are a world class workplace
  • We are carbon neutral
  • Our public lands thrive
  • We are water smart
  • We are zero waste

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2015 Climate Action Plan: Framework#

CAP Framework

The 2015 Climate Action Plan Framework details the City of Fort Collins strategies to achieving our 2020, 2030, and 2050 Climate Action Plan goals.

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