GHG emissions

Projections for NI ag sector GHG emissions to 2030

Projections for NI ag sector GHG emissions to 2030

The agriculture sector in Northern Ireland is projected to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by 3% in the 11 years...

March 3, 2022

New NI initiative to tackle dairy sector carbon emissions

New NI initiative to tackle dairy sector carbon emissions

A new initiative to help tackle carbon emissions within the dairy sector in Northern Ireland (NI) has been launched by...

December 17, 2021

Lack of emissions disclosures among animal protein producers – FAIRR

Lack of emissions disclosures among animal protein producers – FAIRR

New data from global investor coalition, FAIRR’s Protein Producer Index has shown that only 18% of global meat and dairy...

December 8, 2021

New beef tool could cut feed costs and reduce GHG emissions

New beef tool could cut feed costs and reduce GHG emissions

A new tool that allows beef animals to be selected for feed efficiency has the potential to reduce feed bills...

October 20, 2021

Nestlé develops global roadmap to achieve net greenhouse gas emissions

Nestlé develops global roadmap to achieve net greenhouse gas emissions

Nestlé has today (Thursday December 3) announced its global roadmap to achieve net zero greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions under the...

December 4, 2020

Oxford professor calls on EU to change methane calculation definition

Oxford professor calls on EU to change methane calculation definition

The European Commission has been called on by an Oxford University professor to change its methods of calculating methane emissions...

August 6, 2020

Oxford research: Livestock emission calculations could be ‘unfair and inefficent’

Oxford research: Livestock emission calculations could be ‘unfair and inefficent’

The way that governments are setting targets for different greenhouse gas emissions could be “unfair, inefficient and dangerous,” according to...

May 8, 2020

Around 400 tractors descend on Dutch capital to protest ‘negative image’

Around 400 tractors descend on Dutch capital to protest ‘negative image’

Some 400 tractors have gathered in The Hague – the political capital of the Netherlands – to protest the “negative...

October 1, 2019

‘Agriculture has a big role to play in lowering greenhouse gas emissions’

‘Agriculture has a big role to play in lowering greenhouse gas emissions’

The agriculture sector needs to take steps to combat climate change while also preparing itself for the obstacles it will present,...

October 23, 2016

Have your say on EU bioenergy policy

Have your say on EU bioenergy policy

The European Commission is seeking your views on an EU policy for sustainable bioenergy from 2020 to 2030. Bioenergy is...

February 29, 2016