Canada's Official Greenhouse Gas Inventory
The purpose of this page is to describe the organization of the greenhouse gas inventory report and to indicate where to find the online material. To learn more about Canada’s official greenhouse gas inventory, visit the Main page: https://www.canada.ca/ghg-inventory
Documents available online:
The National Inventory Report (NIR) comprises three parts. Part 1 of the NIR includes the Executive Summary and Chapters 1 to 8. Part 2 consists of Annexes 1 to 7. Part 3 includes Annexes 8 to 13.
The full report can be found at the following address: https://publications.gc.ca/site/eng/9.506002/publication.html.
Part 2 and Part 3 data files can be accessed by clicking on the “Explore” button below, then “Go to resource”.
Description of the content of each folder:
A-IPCC Sector: Contains various greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions files by Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) sector and by gas, for all years, for Canada and for provinces and territories.
B-Economic Sector: Contains various GHG emissions files by Economic sectors, for all years for Canada and for the latest year for provinces and territories. Emissions are also presented by gas for Canada. In the EN_GHG_Econ_Canada file, a tab containing the relationship between IPCC sector and Economic sector is also provided.
C-Tables Electricity Canada Provinces Territories: Contains summary and GHG intensity tables for Electricity in Canada.
D-Emission Factors: Contains files with information on emission factors.
E-LULUCF: Contains time-series sectoral estimates for Land Use, Land-Use Change and Forestry (LULUCF) and Agriculture estimates corresponding to Cropland, a forestry multiyear improvement plan as well as geomatics files.
F-Additional NIR Annexes: Contains Annex 1 (key categories), Annex 2 (uncertainty), Annex 3 (methodologies), Annex 4 (sectoral and reference approaches, and national energy balance), Annex 5 (completeness), Annex 7 (ozone and aerosol precursors) and Annex 8 (rounding protocol) of the National Inventory Report (NIR).
- Publisher - Current Organization Name: Environment and Climate Change Canada
- Licence: Open Government Licence - Canada
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