07 Sep '11, 11am

Scotland leads race to cut UK emissions via @businessgreen

Scotland has surpassed England, Wales and Northern Ireland at cutting greenhouse gas emissions, according to new statistics that show the country has slashed emissions by almost a third since 1990. Figures published yesterday by the National Atmospheric Emissions Inventory show that in 2009 Scotland had cut emissions by 30.5 per cent against 1990 levels, narrowly beating England, which delivered a 29.5 per cent cut in emissions, and also leading Wales and Northern Ireland, which cut emissions 23.3 per cent and 20.3 per cent, respectively. FURTHER READING Wales breeds algae network for North West Europe London gets F for effort in European city pollution league Scotland made significant progress cutting carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions by 27.3 per cent against 1990 levels, well above the 19.7 per cent decrease achieved by the UK in total. Stewart Stevenson, Scotland's ministe...

Full article: http://www.businessgreen.com/bg/news/2107327/scotland-lea...

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