Carlow – Baseline Emissions Inventory

The County of Carlow consumed 967 GWh of primary energy in 2006, Oil was the largest energy fuel type consumed, at 587 GWh, followed by Electricity at 196 GWh, Natural Gas at 106 GWh and Coal & Peat at 72 GWh. The County emitted 389 KTonnes of Carbon Dioxide (CO2) in 2006.

Carlow CO2 Baseline Carlow CO2 Emissions 2006:

389 Kilowatt Tonnes.

% by Sector

  • Agriculture: 50%
  • Transport: 21%
  • Residential: 19%
  • Commercial: 9%
  • Public Sector: 1%

 

 

Carlow Energy BaselineCarlow Energy Consumption by Sector 2006

  • Transport: 47%
  • Residential: 37%
  • Commercial: 10%
  • Agriculture: 4%
  • Public Sector: 2%

Carlow CO2 by Fuel Type 2006Carlow CO2 Emissions by Fuel Type 2006

  • Oil: 55.81%
  • Electricity: 30.78%
  • Coal & Peat: 7.34%
  • Natural Gas: 6.07%
  • Geothermal, Liquid Biofuel, Biomass, Solar: 0%

Primary Energy Consumption Carlow 2006

Carlow Primary Energy Consumption 2006:

967 GWh.

% by Fuel Type

  • Oil: 59.01%
  • Electricity: 20.51%
  • Coal & Peat: 8.19%
  • Natural Gas: 11.79%
  • Other (Geothermal, Liquid Biofuel, Biomass, Solar): 0.5%