Households pay most green taxes but emit one fifth of emissions - CSO

Report shows greenhouse gas emissions rose by 3.7 per cent between 2014 and 2015

Irish households produce just over a fifth of the country’s overall greenhouse gas emissions but pay for 61 per cent of all environmental taxes, new CSO figures show.

The figures in overview of environmental data published as part of the Central Statistics Office (CSO)’s Annual Yearbook for 2018 .

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