National Climate Change Strategy Website

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The National Climate Change Strategy 2007-2012
Under the Kyoto Protocol Ireland agreed to a target of limiting its greenhouse gas emissions to 13% above 1990 levels by the first commitment period 2008-2012 as part of its contribution to the overall EU target. Ireland ratified the Kyoto Protocol on the 31 May 2002, along with the EU and all other Member States, and is internationally legally bound to meet the challenging greenhouse gas emissions reduction target.

To ensure Ireland reaches its target under the Kyoto Protocol and, building on measures put in place following the publication of the first National Climate Change Strategy in 2000 (see below), the Government has published a new The National Climate Change Strategy 2007-2012.

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Mr. Paul Duffy
Environmental Protection Agency

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Author(s)Duffy, P.
Title Of WebsiteSecure Archive For Environmental Research Data
Publication InformationNational Climate Change Strategy Website
Name of OrganisationEnvironmental Protection Agency Ireland
Electronic Address or URL http://erc.epa.ie/safer/resource?id=4eddedfc-4f5a-102a-90c6-0593d266866d
Unique Identifier4eddedfc-4f5a-102a-90c6-0593d266866d
Date of AccessLast Updated on SAFER: 2019-09-21

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SAFER-Data Display URL http://erc.epa.ie/safer/iso19115/display?isoID=20
Resource KeywordsClimate Change Sectors
EPA/ERTDI/STRIVE Project CodeNot Applicable
EPA/ERTDI/STRIVE Project ThemeClimate Change
Resource Availability: Any User Can Download Files From This Resource
Public-Open
Limitations on the use of this ResourceNo Usage Restrictions
Number of Attached Files (Publicly and Openly Available for Download): 1
Project Start Date Tuesday 1st May 2007 (01-05-2007)
Earliest Recorded Date within any attached datasets or digital objects Monday 1st January 1990 (01-01-1990)
Most Recent Recorded Date within any attached datasets or digital objects Tuesday 31st January 2006 (31-01-2006)
Published on SAFERWednesday 9th May 2007 (09-05-2007)
Date of Last EditTuesday 3rd June 2008 at 00:00:00 (03-06-2008)
Datasets or Files Updated On Wednesday 9th May 2007 at 09:51:24 (09-05-2007)

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The national climate change strategy is effective over the entire geography of Ireland.

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This Report builds on the National Climate Change Strategy of 2000
Supplementary Information
The web-resource which accompanies the National Climate Change Strategy is maintained by the Environmental Rresearch Center - updates to the visualisations and downloads are made as the National Greenhouse Gas Inventory figures are updated.
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  http://www.environ.ie (Opens in a new window)
  http://coe.epa.ie/NCCS (Opens in a new window)

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