Methane emissions from the generation of electricity from coal in the UK 1990-2016

Methane (CH4) emissions from the production of electricity from coal in the United Kingdom (UK) from 1990 to 2016 (in 1,000 metric tons of CO2e*)

Methane emissions from the generation of electricity from coal in the UK 1990-2016 This statistic shows the amount of methane (CH4) emissions attributable to production of electricity from coal in the United Kingdom (UK) from 1990 to 2016, in thousand metric tons of carbon dioxide equivalent (CO2e). It shows that methane emission levels were volatile over the years, and showed an overall increase. In 2016, emissions reached 82,700 metric tons of CO2e.
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Methane (CH4) emissions from the production of electricity from coal in the United Kingdom (UK) from 1990 to 2016 (in 1,000 metric tons of CO2e*)

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Emissions in thousand metric tons CO2e
199053.3
199538.4
200029.6
200549.9
201041.1
201145.2
201259
201373.1
201480.1
201596.7
201682.7
Emissions in thousand metric tons CO2e
199053.3
199538.4
200029.6
200549.9
201041.1
201145.2
201259
201373.1
201480.1
201596.7
201682.7
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This statistic shows the amount of methane (CH4) emissions attributable to production of electricity from coal in the United Kingdom (UK) from 1990 to 2016, in thousand metric tons of carbon dioxide equivalent (CO2e). It shows that methane emission levels were volatile over the years, and showed an overall increase. In 2016, emissions reached 82,700 metric tons of CO2e.
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Release date
July 2018
Region
United Kingdom
Survey time period
1990 to 2016
Supplementary notes
*Carbon dioxide equivalent

Methane (CH4) is the second most emitted greenhouse gas in the world, following carbon dioxide (CO2).

Sector classification is based on the NACE code, which is the industry standard classification system for economic activities in the European Community.
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