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Reporting Progress

Progress in reducing emissions is reported by the Scottish Government and its independent adviser, the Committee on Climate Change.

Annual Target Report

An annual target report is published by the Scottish Government setting out whether each annual emissions reduction target has been met.  This is informed by an annual official statistics publication of Scottish greenhouse gas emissions available on the Environment Statistics page of the Scottish Government website.

Annual Target Report 2014

Annual Target Report 2013

Annual Target Report 2012

Annual Target Report 2011

Annual Target Report 2010

Report on progress to interim target

A one-off report setting out progress that has been made in reducing emissions, and whether progress is consistent with meeting Scotland’s 2020 and 2050 emissions reduction targets, was published in 2015.

Interim Target Report

Committee on Climate Change

The independent Committee on Climate Change produces an annual report on reducing emissions in Scotland.  Reports are available on the Committee’s website.