Building on Existing Commitments

Georgia Tech's Existing Sustainability Commitments

High Performance Buildings
  • Major capital projects meet highest building standards in the industry
American College & University President’s Climate Commitment Climate Action Plan
  • Carbon neutral by 2050
  • Increase renewable energy generation to 10% of energy consumption by 2040
  • Reduce energy use by 15% by 2020
  • Reduce energy use by 50% by 2040
Stormwater Management Plan
  • Reduce storm water runoff by 50%
  • Increase tree canopy coverage to 55%