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Melville GPC emissions profile 2017/18


2017/18 municipal emissions snapshot

Electricity 41%

  • Residential 22%
  • Commercial 19%

Gas 19%

  • Residential 12%
  • Commercial 6%
  • Industrial 1%

Transport 37%

  • On road 37%

Waste 3%

Total municipal emissions
949 483
t CO2e

Melville is a city that is geographically very small relative to the state average and has a very high urban density. Its major emissions source is electricity consumption, due to the community’s scale of population and commercial activity. The second largest source of emissions is on road transportation.

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SourceSectorEmissions (t CO2e)
Electricity Residential206 278
Commercial179 003
Gas Residential123 679
Commercial52 647
Industrial2 218
TransportOn road352 558
Domestic air travel0
WasteLandfill22 800
Water10 300
Land Use1 200

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

Land area53 km2
Population101 987
Gross regional product$ 6 484 000 000
Climate zone5
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