Total Scope Emissions 2018
It can be seen that electricity is still the largest source of global emissions, responsible for 485 thousand tCO2e, more than 41% of the 2018 total, followed by natural gas and air travel and coal.
Our reported greenhouse gas emissions have decreased by 2% between 2017 and 2018. There have been reductions in Scope 1 and 2 emissions with Scope 1 emissions showing the most significant reduction (4%) thanks to improved energy management across our estate. Scope 3 emissions have remained consistent.