Cyprus Ministry of Agriculture, Rural Development and Environment, Department of Environment

National Greenhouse Gases Emission Inventory Report for 2020 &2021

Assignment for the preparation of the National Greenhouse Gas Inventory Report for 2020 and 2021

The inventories include 7 greenhouse gases (carbon dioxide, methane, nitrous oxide, hydrofluorocarbons, perfluorocarbons, sulfur hexafluoride and nitrogen trifluoride) deriving from 5 different sources (energy, industry and solvent use, waste management, waste management, land and forestry). The inventories to be calculated for the 2020 report cover the years 1990-2018 while the ones for the 2021 report cover the years 1990-2019.

Under the framework of the:

  • Cyprus QA/QC and verification system manual
  • Regulation (EU) No 525/2013 of the European Parliament and of the Council
  • Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, IPCC Guidelines
  • Relevant implementing decisions of the Meetings of the Parties (eg 18 / CP.8, 19 / CP.8, 14 / CP.11, 24 / CP.19)
  • The United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change
  • the Kyoto Protocol