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Scottish Greenhouse Gas Emissions 2016

Scottish Greenhouse Gas Emissions 2016

Tuesday, June 12, 2018

ISBN: 9781788519700

This publication provides estimates of greenhouse gas emissions in Scotland for the years 1990 to 2016.

Executive Summary

This publication provides estimates of greenhouse gas emissions in Scotland for the years 1990 to 2016. Except where stated, the emissions figures shown in this release include an estimate of emissions from international aviation and shipping.

The release also provides information on the performance against emissions reduction targets, taking account of trading in carbon units. These targets are prescribed in the Climate Change(Scotland) Act 2009.