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Blaenau Gwent County Borough Council

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… of different forms of action; and 8 (iii) monitoring our performance in reducing carbon emissions. A range of data will need to be reported, because carbon footprint calculations alone cannot fulfil all three of these data functions in every areas of the council’s operations. Therefore, developing and improving data to appraise options and manage performance will be important. Data…

… avoided emissions, calculating carbon savings generated by delivering services, for example, providing public transport and diverting municipal waste from landfill. Carbon footprint calculations only report emissions, so developing data about these avoided emissions is an important part of our data driven approach to carbon neutrality. About our Carbon Footprint Our carbon footprint

… data, including the carbon footprint, on an annual basis, and will seek to make improvements in the quality and range of data included in these calculations. There are three main purposes that the carbon data in this plan is required for: (i) calculating the relative size of the carbon emissions in different areas of the councils’ operations; (ii) assessing the effectiveness…

… Quality The figures presented in this plan represents a first attempt at systematically calculating the carbon impact of our operations. They are largely based on data that was already held in various parts of the organisation, but had not previously been brought together to calculate our carbon emissions. Guidance from Welsh Government is expected soon about public sector carbon reporting

… and drought. Avoided Carbon – Estimated on the basis of comparative impacts of all system-wide changes in emissions or removals occurring because of the activity or service compared to a base scenario where the activity or service does not exist. Carbon Emissions/Impact – Amount of CO2e released into the atmosphere. Carbon Footprint - The amount of carbon emitted by an individual…


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