Executive Order 13693: Planning for Federal Sustainability in the Next Decade United States of America 2015

Name of policy Executive Order 13693: Planning for Federal Sustainability in the Next Decade
Jurisdiction Country
Supranational region
Country United States of America
Region North America


Subnational region or state
City or local
Policy objective
  • Mitigation
Type of policy instrument
  • Target
    • Policy support
      • Strategic planning
      Sector name
      • Buildings
        • Electricity and heat
          Policy description Executive target for the federal government’s GHG emissions to be reduced by 40%, and the share of electricity consumed by the federal agencies to increase to 30% by 2025 (compared to 2008).
          Policy type
          • Energy efficiency
          • Renewables
          • Non-energy3
          Policy stringency
          Implementation state Implemented
          Date of decision 2015
          Start date of implementation
          End date of implementation
          High impact
          Impact indicator


          Source or references https://www.whitehouse.gov/the-press-office/2015/03/19/executive-order-planning-federal-sustainability-next-decade
          Supports policies
          Is supported by policies
          Comments (background and assessment)
          Status Final

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