Volume of greenhouse gases emitted by the business sector in the UK 1990-2017

This statistic depicts the volume of greenhouse gas emissions associated with the United Kingdom (UK) business sector by final user, during selected years between 1990 and 2017. Over this period, greenhouse gas emissions decreased significantly, dropping from 114 MtCO2e in 1990 to an estimated 80.1 MtCO2e in 2017.

Business sector emissions in the United Kingdom (UK) between 1990 and 2017

Business sector emissions in MtCO2e
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Release date

February 2019


United Kingdom

Survey time period

1990 to 2017

Supplementary notes

**MtCO2e = Million metric tons of carbon dioxide equivalent
Data is available for selected years between 1990 and 2016.

Figures for 2016 released in 2018.

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