Environmental Accounts published today show that:
|Activity||% Sectoral Distribution of Greenhouse Gas Emissions 2002|
|Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing||28.5|
|Fuel, Water, Power (FPW)||2.1|
|Industry (excl. FPW)||21.3|
|Services (excl. Transport)||14.4|
|* Includes both the Transport Sector and road transport activities carried out in all other sectors|
In 2002 the Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing sectors were the highest contributors of greenhouse gas emissions with 28.5% (29.2% in 2001) of the total followed by the Industrial sector at 21.3% (20.5% in 2001) and Transport at 18.2% (17.9% in 2001).
This fifth set of accounts contain minor revisions to the previous publication, which gave details for 1994-2001.
The publication can be purchased from:
Central Statistics Office, Information Section, Skehard Road, Cork or
Government Publications Sales Office, Sun Alliance House, Molesworth Street, Dublin 2.
Price € 10.00
CSO on the Web – http://www.cso.ie/publications/enviracc.pdf(PDF 151KB) (entire text including tables)
For further information contact:
Central Statistics Office, Ardee Road, Rathmines, Dublin 6.
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