Estates management 2017/18 - EU Emissions Trading Scheme carbon allowance
Estates management 2017/18
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EU Emissions Trading Scheme carbon allowance
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This field contains data about the carbon allowance as part of the EU Emissions Trading Scheme. The value can be recorded to three decimal places.
|Applicable to||England Northern Ireland Scotland Wales|
All higher education providers (HEPs).
|Unit||Tonnes of equivalent carbon dioxide (t CO2e)|
Total carbon allowance in phase 3 (tonnes of CO2e) for the whole estate.
Launched in 2005, the EU Emissions Trading Scheme is now in its third phase, running from 2013 to 2020. A major revision approved in 2009 in order to strengthen the system means the phase 3 is significantly different from phases 1 and 2 and is based on rules which are far more harmonised than before. The main changes are:
Further information on the EU Emissions Trading Scheme can be found on the European Commission website.
Quality rules relating to this field are displayed here.
Data type: LENGTH12DECIMAL3Type
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