Emissions from our food consumption is the third leading causing of greenhouse gas emissions in our City. Food is a climate strategy. We have pledged to reduce city feeding programs' food-related greenhouse gas emissiond by 33% by 2030. The Plant-Powered Carbon Challenge challenges the private sector to reduce their food-related emissions by 25% by 2030.
PlaNYC is an action plan for a cleaner, greener, and more just city for all. You can read about the City's sustainability plan here.