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Climate Action Timeline

On March 5th, 2014, President Elliot Hirshman signed the American College and University Presidents Climate Commitment. An implementation profile was submitted on June 6th, 2014 and a baseline greenhouse gas inventory was submitted on January 15th, 2016. The Climate Action Plan was approved by President Hirshman on April 27th, 2017. By May 1st every year, SDSU must submit a progress report including a greenhouse gas inventory. The Climate Action Plan must be reviewed and refreshed by May 1st, 2022. SDSU has set an operational carbon neutrality goal of 2040 and a full carbon neutrality goal of 2050.