The Florida Gators 2008 Home Season

Offset 2,746 tonnes CO2

The University of Florida was the first school in the NCAA to offset all of its carbon associated with scope one and scope two emissions from every home game. Offsets were created locally in the Gainesville community through the distribution of energy efficient light bulbs, or CFLs, and tree planting.

Aug 30, 2008 to Nov 22, 2008
Location: Gainesville, Florida
Country: United States

Carbon Source:
Source Type: Stadium, Travel, Accommodations
Facilities: 1
Emission Rate: 392 tCO2/game

Emissions Data Certified by:
International Carbon Bank and Exchange
6651 NW 23rd Avenue
Gainesville, FL 32606-8400, US

May 17, 2008 to May 16, 2015
Location: North-Central Florida
Country: United States

Carbon Sink:
Sink Type: Energy Efficient Technology
Sink Variant: Compact Fluorescent Lighting
Sink GHG Rate: 90 kg/unit/yr
Sink Reduction Rate: 392 tCO2/yr

Emission Reductions Created by:
Earth Givers, Inc.
408 West University Avenue, Suite 103C
Gainesville, FL 32601, US

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