Carbon Account for Transport No. 7: 2015 Edition

ISBN 978 1 909948 61 7

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This document provides an annual update of the Carbon Account for Transport, first published in August 2009. Future updates will be released as new data become available.

Contents

Carbon Account for Transport No. 7: 2015 Edition

Executive Summary

1. Introduction

1.1 Policy context
1.2 Purpose of the CAT

2. Historical emissions analysis

2.1 Background
2.2 Total emissions trends for Scotland and the Scottish Transport Sector
2.3 Emissions analysis by transport sector
2.4 Road emissions by vehicle type
2.5 Road emissions by road type
Box: Analysis of the van sector in Scotland
2.6 Comparison of key Scottish and UK transport emission statistics
2.7 Comparison of key Scottish and Nordic transport emission statistics
2.8 Comparison of key Scottish and EU transport emission statistics
2.9 Efficiency of Passenger Vehicles
2.10 Leading indicators

3. Future emissions impact of transport interventions

3.1 Background
3.2 Infrastructure projects
3.3 Fiscal / regulatory measures
3.4 Projected net emissions impact from Scottish projects

4. Conclusions

References


Published Date 17 Dec 2015