Performance Monitoring
INLAND EMPIRE UTILITIES AGENCY
Environmental Benefits for Inland Empire Utilities Agency
To date, this system’s solar-generated electricity has reduced emissions of carbon dioxide by over 36,326 tons. These emissions reductions are equivalent to planting nearly 7,490 acres of trees or not driving 75,893,187 miles.*
Air Quality Improvements
NOx - Smog
19,855 pounds of avoided Nitrogen Oxides from the atmosphere
SOx - Acid Rain
3,423 pounds of avoided Sulfur Oxides from the atmosphere
CO2
36,326 tons of avoided Carbon Dioxide from the atmosphere
 
Savings Equivalents
Planting Trees
Equivalent to planting 7,490 acres of trees
Removing Cars
Equivalent to removing 6,401 cars from the roads for a year, or not driving a total of 75,893,187 miles
   
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