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City of Edinburgh Council

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… zero by 2030 target will replace the previous city target of a 42 % reduction in city emissions by 2020 in all future monitoring and reporting. 1.7 Note that city approaches to offsetting will be consulted upon as part of the 2030 Sustainability Strategy consultation. Andrew Kerr Chief Executive Contact: Claire Marion, Senior Change & Delivery Officer (carbon management) E-mail…

…: claire.marion@edinburgh.gov.uk | Tel: 0131 529 7093 2 Report 2030 City target monitoring approach 2. Executive Summary 2.1 This report clarifies the boundary selected to monitor progress against the new net- zero target set for both the Council and the city in May 2019. As agreed at Full Council on 25 August 20201, this report also presents “revised targets for carbon emissions

…-wide carbon footprint boundary 12 Appendix 2 - List of emissions not covered by the net-zero boundary Emission source Rationale Well-to-tank (WTT) Well-to-tank emissions are fuel lifecycle emissions, occurring “upstream” from the point of use of the fuel. They result from the extraction, transport, refining, purification or conversion of primary fuels to fuels for direct use…

… a “production- based” approach to calculate the City’s carbon footprint, meaning that the scope is focussing on territorial emissions, including from goods that will be exported. The calculation of consumption-related emissions is very complex and there is no standard methodology at the moment. Consumption-based emissions do not have to be reported officially by any country. However, it is acknowledged…

… sales and numbers of customers, BEIS • Sub-national gas sales and numbers of customers, BEIS • Sub-national estimates of non-gas, non-electricity and non-road transport fuels, BEIS • Road transport energy consumption at regional & local authority level, BEIS • Household and business waste tables, SEPA • Scottish Water carbon footprint (published in their annual report) • Local…

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