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Preliminary estimates: Municipalities’ climate emissions decreased by 3.1% in 2021 (syke.fi)

The total greenhouse gas emissions of Finnish municipalities by sector in 2005–2021. Emissions have been calculated in accordance with the Hinku calculation rules. © SYKE

Press release 22.11.2022 Finnish Environment Institute (SYKE)
According to calculations by the Finnish Environment Institute (SYKE), municipalities’ total climate emissions decreased by 3.1 per cent in 2021 from the previous year. Emissions decreased in nearly all sectors, but an increase in heating demand slowed down the rate of reduction in emissions from heating buildings.

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