These graphs track the University of Maryland's progress toward carbon neutrality. With a goal of being carbon neutral by 2050, UM is reducing its use of electricity, fuel, and steam, and investing in renewable sources of energy.
Total emissions for 2011 by metric tonnes
Did you know?
U.S. cars and trucks emit 314 metric tons of CO2 each year — that's like burning enough coal to fill a 50,000-mile long freight train.
Green Tip of the Month
Bike more! Did you know? Fifty to 90 percent of carbon emissions are caused by automobiles. Try the bike lane!
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