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The Council's Carbon Footrpint

The total footprint for Rhondda Cynon Taf (RCT) during the Financial Year 2019/20 has been estimated at 105,257 tCO2e. These emissions can be broken down into three separate scopes, according to the Greenhouse Gas Protocol:

  • Scope 1: Direct emissions associated with the use of natural gas in buildings, fleet fuel consumption, other fuels and refrigerants (17,888 tCO2e)
  • Scope 2: Indirect emissions associated with purchased electricity in buildings (6,360 tCO2e)
  • Scope 3: Indirect emissions associated with the embodied emissions from procured goods and services, capital goods, employee commuting, business travel, upstream emissions from scope 1 and 2 activities, leased buildings and water consumption in FY 19/20 (81,009 tCO2e).

For more information on the Council's carbon footrpint click here.

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