Greenhouse Gas Inventory – Indio, CA
Indio is located in the in the Coachella Valley, 23 miles east of Palm Springs, and 98 miles north of Mexicali, Baja California on the U.S.-Mexican border. The word Indio is Spanish for Indian. Known as “the city of festivals,” each year Indio hosts major festivals like Coachella and Stagecoach.
In 2014, EcoMotion completed a greenhouse gas inventory for the City of Indio. Like several other Coachella Valley cities, its growth has made its climate action planning al the more important and challenging: Its census population grew from 49,116 in 2000 to 76,036 in 2010, an increase of 55%.