Local weather Change | Division of Public Well being & Setting

Local weather Change | Division of Public Well being & Setting

The net portal and submission type for submitting annual GHG reviews as required underneath Air High quality Management Fee (AQCC) Regulation No. 22, Half A, might be accessed right here. The net portal and submission type have to be utilized by entities topic to Colorado’s GHG reporting necessities. A registered person account is required to entry the submission type. A PDF of the submission type is accessible beneath for evaluation however don’t use this to submit a report. The shape for reporting can solely be accessed via the online portal.

For GHG reporters topic to AQCC Regulation 22, Half A, the Air Air pollution Management Division requires that GHG emissions be reported to the State of Colorado utilizing the XML file generated for the ability or entity from the U.S. Environmental Safety Company’s (EPA) Digital Greenhouse Gasoline Reporting Software (e-GGRT), which can be accessed at https://ghgreporting.epa.gov.

GHG reporters topic to Colorado’s GHG reporting necessities however not topic to EPA’s GHG reporting necessities can nonetheless use e-GGRT to generate an XML file for reporting to the State of Colorado with out reporting their GHG emissions to EPA.

GHG reporters should remember to obtain the proper XML file from e-GGRT to undergo the State of Colorado. As recognized by the black arrow on the screenshot beneath from the “Assessment Studies” part of e-GGRT, click on the “DOWNLOAD XML” hyperlink to acquire the proper file to avoid wasting to your pc for the GHG report submission to the State of Colorado.

The XML file may additionally be downloaded from the “Directions for Colorado Amenities” part of e-GGRT by clicking on the “DOWNLOAD XML” hyperlink, or from the “Facility Overview – View Studies” part of e-GGRT by clicking on “Full Report” underneath “Report (XML)”.

  • Do NOT use the “VIEW PUBLIC XML” hyperlink.
  • Do NOT alter or edit the downloaded/saved XML file from e-GGRT in any manner previous to submission to the State of Colorado.
  • As soon as the XML file from e-GGRT has been saved, it may be uploaded to the State of Colorado’s GHG submission type accessed via the GHG reporting net portal. 

Please see the Regularly Requested Query (FAQ) doc beneath for extra particulars and solutions to different questions on utilizing the GHG submission type and submitting reviews.

There may be additionally an e-GGRT Directions doc for Colorado Greenhouse Gasoline reporters that gives detailed info on producing a GHG report and downloading the proper XML file for it in e-GGRT for submission to the State of Colorado. 

Supplemental Knowledge Kind

The Supplemental Knowledge Reporting Kind required by Regulation 22 for electrical utility reporting of calendar yr 2021 knowledge is now obtainable.  The shape might be accessed HERE.  

Reporting of calendar yr 2021 info is due by June 30, 2022 and the finished Supplemental Knowledge Kind have to be uploaded to the GHG Reporting Submission Kind that’s accessed via the Colorado Greenhouse Gasoline Reporting Net Portal (see hyperlink beneath). The Supplemental Knowledge Kind might be uploaded underneath the “Supporting Paperwork” part of the GHG Reporting Submission Kind and submitted that manner. For extra particulars, please check with #13 within the Regularly Requested Questions (FAQ) for the GHG Reporting Net Portal and Submission Kind (see hyperlink beneath).   

Q&A periods might be held on the next dates to reply particular questions on the right way to full the reporting type:

Wednesday June 1 from 2 to three pm (meet.google.com/bxg-gbyt-kum)

Friday June10 from 9 to 10 am (meet.google.com/vif-yrej-wxr)  

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Questions? E-mail us at [email protected], Topic: GHG Reporting 

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