Estates management 2020/21 - Scope 1 and 2 carbon emissions grid electricity
Estates management 2020/21
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Scope 1 and 2 carbon emissions grid electricity
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This field contains data about scope 1 and 2 carbon emissions from grid electricity. The value can be recorded to three decimal places.
|Applicable to||England Northern Ireland Scotland Wales|
All higher education providers (HEPs).
|Unit||Kilograms of equivalent carbon dioxide (kg CO2e)|
This conversion will be undertaken by HESA.
Total scope 1 and 2 carbon emissions from grid electricity (kWh) for the whole estate.
Electricity supplied through 'green tariffs' will not be considered zero carbon and the average grid electricity carbon factor will be applied. An emission reduction will be applied for any renewable electricity that has been generated and exported to the national grid or a third party at the one year average factor. Please see Page 114 of the Environmental Reporting Guidelines: Including streamlined energy and carbon reporting guidance March 2019.
|Mandatory for||England Northern Ireland Wales|
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|Reason required||For advice to Government, monitoring progress towards sector carbon targets and for use in producing Capital Investment Framework (CIF) metrics.|
Data type: LENGTH12DECIMAL3Type
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