Greenhouse Gas Emissions

Department/Agency

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

Key information

The emissions of greenhouse gases in kilotonnes CO2 equivalent classified by national climate change strategy sectors.

Source

Inventories are compiled from multiple data sources using the good practice guidelines established by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC).

Scope

All greenhouse gas emissions.

Frequency

Annual

Reference period

Calendar year

Start date

1990

Timeliness

16 months after the end of the reference period

Classifications

  • Sector
    Energy; Residential; Industry & Commercial; Agriculture; Transport; Waste.

Theme

Environment, Climate and Energy - Environment

Page Created

2009-10-23

Page Modified

2017-06-21

Keywords

carbon f-gases gas ghg global green hexafluoride heating hfc house hydroflurocarbons ipcc kyoto limit methane nitrous oxide perfluorcarbons pfc sf6 sink sinks sulphur unfccc warming