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Greenhouse Gas Emissions

Volume 497: debated on Monday 12 October 2009

On 1 October 2009 DEFRA published guidance, in partnership with the Department of Energy and Climate Change, explaining how organisations should measure and report their greenhouse gas emissions as required under section 83 of the Climate Change Act 2008. This followed a public consultation exercise on the draft guidance which closed on 7 August 2009.

The guidance is available on the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs website at: and copies will be placed in the Libraries of both Houses.