Bellevue Community Emissions, Compared to City Council Goal of 7% below 1990 Levels (Tonnes)
To meet the goal of 7% below 1990 levels, community emissions need to be reduced by 22% (339,300 MTCO2e) by 2012.
Bellevue Community Emissions, Compared to 2006 Baseline (Tonnes)
From 2006 to 2011, community emissions increased by 4,500 MTCO2e, or 0.3%.
Bellevue Community Emissions by Sector, 2012 (Tonnes)
Explanatory note: VMT means 'vehicle miles traveled'. The negative numbers for solid waste reflect that landfilling, composting, and recycling remove or avoid GHG emissions.