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Armed Forces: Carbon Emissions

Question for Ministry of Defence

UIN 76641, tabled on 17 November 2021

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, what assessment he has made of levels of direct emissions from the operations of the armed forces.

Answered on

22 November 2021

The Ministry of Defence reports its carbon emissions in line with the guidance provided by Central Government, publishing emissions associated with energy consumption on the UK defence estate, domestic business travel and global operational fuels consumption in its Annual Report and Accounts. The total figure for 2019-20 was 2,609,000 tonnes of carbon dioxide equivalent.

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