Publication - Research and analysis

Scottish Budget 2021-2022: carbon assessment

Published: 28 Jan 2021
Directorate:
Chief Economist Directorate
Part of:
Economy, Environment and climate change
ISBN:
9781800045514

Estimate of the consumption-based carbon emissions associated with planned budget expenditure.

Scottish Budget 2021-2022: carbon assessment
Footnotes

Footnotes

1. https://www.gov.scot/policies/environmental-assessment/strategic-environmental-assessment-sea/

2. https://www.transport.gov.scot/publication/carbon-account-for-transport-no-11-2019-edition/

3. See Annex B for a fuller discussion of this issue.

4. Non-cash items are excluded from the assessment where they do not lead to extra demand for goods and services. Because these items are excluded, the Budget total shown here is lower than that in the Budget itself, and lower than in Table 1.


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