Official Statistics of Finland

Greenhouse gases

Producer: Statistics Finland

Latest release:
Finlands greenhouse gas emissions decreased further
25 May 2016
According to Statistics Finlands instant preliminary data, the total emissions of greenhouse gases in 2015 corresponded with 55.7 million tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2 eq.). Emissions fell by around six per cent compared with the previous year and were 22 per cent lower than in 1990. The consumption of natural gas and coal declined in the energy sector. Emissions from the non-emissions trading sector went down by half a per cent and were below the annual emission allocations set by the EU by 0.8 million tonnes of CO2 equivalent.

Next release:
7 Dec 2016

Description: Annual reporting of emissions of the greenhouse gases specified in the Kyoto Protocol to the Secretariat of the UNFCCC comprises emission calculations in a common form (CRF tables) and a related background report (National Inventory Report). Statistics Finland is the national entity responsible for the greenhouse gas inventory in Finland.
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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Greenhouse gases [e-publication].
ISSN=1797-6065. Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 6.12.2016].
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