Category Archives: Greenhouse Gas

Greenhouse gas (GHG) issues related to carbon management, accounting and reporting as well as international and national developments

UK Greenhouse Gas Reporting: Conversion Factors 2018


The United Kingdom Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) has published its Greenhouse Conversion Factors 2018, which are set at Version 01.00. These emission conversion factors can be used to report on 2018 Greenhouse Gas emissions by UK-based … Continue reading

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Hazardous Waste Classification changes on 5 July 2018


You will need to be aware of new changes to the criteria for the classification of hazardous waste, which will take effect on Thursday, 5 July 2018. Council Regulation (EU) 2017/997 of 8 June 2017 amending Annex III to Directive … Continue reading

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DRAFT LEGISLATION: The Renewable Transport Fuels and Greenhouse Gas Emissions Regulations 2018


In a week of various regulatory and guidance documents on the subject of renewable transport fuels & Greenhouse gas emissions following on from a post early this week (Motor Fuel Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reporting Guidance), a new amendment Regulation has … Continue reading

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Motor Fuel Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reporting Guidance


The UK Government has published a guidance document for reporting under the Motor Fuel (Road Vehicle and Mobile Machinery) Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reporting Regulations 2012 as amended (‘the GHG Reporting Regulations’), which came into effect on 15 April 2012. The … Continue reading

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Fluorinated Greenhouse Gases (Amendment) Regulations 2018


In a recent UK Consultation, Defra asked for feedback on the subject of Introducing civil penalties for infringements of the Fluorinated Greenhouse Gases Regulation in October 2017. It should be remembered that the civil penalties are part of a package … Continue reading

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BAT Conclusions For Large Combustion Plants published


Thursday, 17 August 2017 saw the publication of the “BAT (Best Available Techniques) Conclusions for Large Combustion Plants (LCP)” in the Official Journal of  the European Union, which, principally, to the energy and heating sectors. There is a four-year period … Continue reading

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UK Greenhouse Gas Reporting: Conversion Factors 2017


The UK Government Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) has published the emission conversion factors, that can be used to report on 2017 Greenhouse Gas (GHG) emissions by UK-based organisations of all sizes, and for international organisations reporting … Continue reading

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