Recalculations - Mercury

Last updated on 21 Feb 2018 12:49 (cf. Authors)

Revision of Mercury emissions over time

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The changes in the National Total 1990 (+ 0.69 t | +1.96 %) result from several revisions throughout NFR 1 and new emission estimates in NFR 2.

Table 1: Changes of emission estimates for 1990
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Submission 2017 Submission 2018 Difference Reasoning
NFR Sector [t] relative
NATIONAL TOTAL 34.847 35.532 0.685 1.96% see sub-category chapters
NFR 1 - Energy 26.445 26.450 0.005 0.02% see sub-category chapters
1.A.3.c 0.005 0.008 0.003 72.84% see explanation in 1.A.3.c - Railways
1.A.3.e i NA 0.001 0.0010 see explanation in 1.A.3.e i - Pipeline Transport
1.A.4.b ii 0.00043 0.00043 -0.00001 -1.44% see explanation in 1.A.4.b ii - Households: Mobile
1.A.4.c ii 0.00763 0.00762 -0.00001 -0.16% see explanation in 1.A.4.c ii - Agriculture / Forestry / Fishery: Mobile
1.A.5.b 0.006839 0.006842 0.000003 0.04% see explanation in 1.A.5.b - Other: Military. Mobile
NFR 2 - IPPU 8.39 9.03 0.65 7.73% see sub-category chapters
2.A.1 0.83 0.84 0.010 1.00% see explanation in 2.A.1 Cement Production
2.A.2 NA 0.10 0.097 see explanation in 2.A.2 Lime Production
2.C.5 NA 0.24 0.239 see explanation in 2.C.5 - Lead Production
2.C.6 NA 0.29 0.289 see explanation in 2.C.6 - Zinc Production
2.C.7.a NA 0.01 0.014 see explanation in 2.C.7.a - Copper Production
NFR 3 - Agriculture NA, NO
NFR 5 - Waste 0.015 0.047 0.0319 206.16% see sub-category chapters
5.E NA 0.0319 0.0319 see explanation in 5.E - building and car fires
NFR 6 - Other NO

The changes in the National Total 2015 (+0.93 t | +10.26 %) result from several revisions throughout NFR 1 and new emission estimates in NFR 2.

Table 2: Changes of emission estimates for 2015
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Submission 2017 Submission 2018 Difference Reasoning
NFR Sector [t] relative
NATIONAL TOTAL 9.095 10.028 0.933 10.26% see sub-category chapters
NFR 1 - Energy 7.086 7.752 0.666 9.40% see sub-category chapters
1.A.1.a 5.574 6.193 0.619 11.10% see explanation in Public electricity and heat production
1.A.1.b 0.237 0.235 -0.002 -0.84% see explanation in Petroleum refining
1.A.1.c 0.133 0.133 0.001 0.58% see explanation in Manufacture of solid fuels and other energy industries
1.A.2.a 0.0008 0.0012 0.0004 50.98% see explanation in 1.A.2.a - Stationary combustion in manufacturing industries and construction: Iron and Steel
1.A.2.g vii 0.0056 0.0060 0.0004 7.22% see explanation in 1.A.2.g vii - Mobile Combustion in Manufacturing Industries & Construction
1.A.2.g viii 0.3346 0.3343 -0.0003 -0.10% see explanation in 1.A.2.g viii - Stationary Combustion in Manufacturing Industries & Construction: Other
1.A.3.a ii(i) NE 0.0001 0.0001 see explanation in 1.A.3.a ii (i) - Domestic Civil Aviation: LTO
1.A.3.b i 0.22237 0.22111 -0.001 -0.57% see explanation in 1.A.3.b i - Road Transport: Passenger Cars
1.A.3.b ii 0.01324 0.01318 -0.00006 -0.43% see explanation in 1.A.3.b ii - Road Transport: Light duty vehicles
1.A.3.b iii 0.0833 0.0850 0.0017 2.03% see explanation in 1.A.3.b iii - Road Transport: Heavy duty vehicles
1.A.3.b iv 0.00391 0.00389 -0.00003 -0.64% see explanation in 1.A.3.b iv - Road Transport: Mopeds & Motorcycles
1.A.3.b vi 0.10779 0.10774 -0.00005 -0.05% see explanation in 1.A.3.b vi - Road Transport: Tyre and Brake Wear
1.A.3.c 0.0016 0.0038 0.002 141.84% see explanation in 1.A.3.c - Railways
1.A.3.d ii 0.010 0.011 0.001 8.41% see explanation in 1.A.3.d ii - National Navigation
1.A.3.e i NA 0.001 0.001 see explanation in 1.A.3.e i - Pipeline Transport
1.A.4.a i 0.024 0.038 0.014 60.23% see explanation in 1.A.4.a i - Households: Stationary
1.A.4.a ii 0.000898 0.000902 0.000005 0.52% see explanation in 1.A.4.a ii - Commercial & Institutional: Mobile
1.A.4.b i 0.319 0.345 0.026 8.22% see explanation in 1.A.4.b i - GHD: Stationary
1.A.4.b ii 0.0008 0.0009 0.0001 11.93% see explanation in 1.A.4.b ii - Households: Mobile
1.A.4.c i 0.0063 0.0086 0.0023 36.67% see explanation in 1.A.4.c i - Agriculture / Forestry / Fishery: Stationary
1.A.4.c ii 0.0071 0.0074 0.0003 4.10% see explanation in 1.A.4.c ii - Agriculture / Forestry / Fishery: Mobile
1.A.4.c iii 0.0003 0.0004 0.0001 28.46% see explanation in 1.A.4.c iii - National Fishery
1.A.5.a 0.00048 0.00050 0.00002 3.23% see explanation in 1.A.5.a - Other: Military. Stationary
1.A.5.b 0.00096 0.00097 0.00001 1.40% see explanation in 1.A.5.b - Other: Military. Mobile
NFR 2 - IPPU 1.96 2.19 0.234 11.96% see sub-category chapters
2.A.1 0.58 0.60 0.012 2.00% see explanation in 2.A.1 Cement Production
2.A.2 NA 0.02 0.020 see explanation in 2.A.2 Lime Production
2.C.5 NA 0.12 0.119 see explanation in 2.C.5 - Lead Production
2.C.6 NA 0.07 0.071 see explanation in 2.C.6 - Zinc Production
2.C.7.a NA 0.01 0.013 see explanation in 2.C.7.a - Copper Production
2.G 0.0028 0.0026 -0.0002 -6.82% see explanation in 2.G - Other Product Use
NFR 3 - Agriculture NA, NO
NFR 5 - Waste 0.052347 0.085177 0.032829 62.71% see sub-category chapters
5.E NA 0.032829 0.032829 see explanation in 5.E - building and car fires
NFR 6 - Other NO
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