2017/18 municipal emissions snapshot

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  • Residential 7%
  • Commercial 3%
  • Industrial 18%
  • Residential 23%
  • Commercial 12%
  • Industrial 65%
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    • Residential 1%
    • Commercial 1%
    • Industrial 1%
    • Residential 25%
    • Commercial 13%
    • Industrial 63%
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      • On road 21%
      • On road 100%
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      • Landfill 50%
      • Water 50%
      Total municipal emissions
      244 000
      t CO2e

      Narromine is a regional area that is moderate in size relative to the state average and has a low urban density. Its major emissions source is agriculture, due to the community’s relatively large amount of agricultural activity and low population. The second largest source of emissions is electricity consumption.

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      SourceSectorEmissions (t CO2e)
      Electricity Residential16 000
      Commercial8 000
      Industrial45 000
      Gas Residential2 000
      Commercial1 000
      Industrial5 000
      TransportOn road51 000
      Domestic air travel0
      WasteLandfill1 000
      Water1 000
      Agriculture114 000
      Land Use1 000

      Land Use data is not used in the chart nor the displayed total municipal emissions.

      Land area5 262 km2
      Population6 572
      Gross regional product$ 358 000 000
      Climate zone4

      About this report

      This report outlines the major sources of carbon emissions for the entire municipality. Due to the approximate nature of the profile, the emission values are represented as rounded numbers. This report includes the following sources:

      • Stationary energy (grid supplied electricity/gas)
      • Transport (on-road use and domestic passenger air travel)
      • Waste (landfill and wastewater)
      • Agriculture (enteric fermentation, manure management, and synthetic fertilizer use)
      • Land Use Change (land clearance and reforestation)

      It has been developed to be consistent with the Global Protocol of Carbon Emissions reporting (GPC Protocol), the main international standard for cities and local government areas.

      The Snapshot provides you with a profile of your municipality’s emissions for the inventory year noted and gives a breakdown of emissions by sector. This Snapshot of your local government area’s greenhouse gas emissions profile is based on portioning state level data sets. Snapshot can be used alongside local data sets where more detail is needed.

      There are a number of minor emissions sources that are included as part of a larger total or excluded. The full list of inclusions and exclusions can be found in the Methodology document.

      For help using this report to plan CO2 reductions strategies, please see our user guide.

      Note that the percentages presented might not add up to 100% because of rounding.

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