|Policy status:||In Force|
|Policy Type:||Regulatory Instruments>Obligation schemes|
|Policy Target:||Transport, Framework/ Multi-sectoral Policy|
|Agency:||Department of Energy and Climate Change|
The UK has adopted new five year commitment to reduce central Government greenhouse gas emissions by 25% for 2014/15 on a 2009/10 baseline. The new commitment will cover all greenhouse gases, not just carbon dioxide, and business related transport emissions (including owned vehicles and business travel - but excluding staff commuting. The target builds on an earlier target for central government would reduce its carbon emissions by 10% within 12 months to May 2011. The government achieved this target, saving a total of 13.8%.
Last modified: Tue, 29 Apr 2014 14:27:53 CEST