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The Directive on the limitation of emissions of certain pollutants into the air from large combustion plants (LCP Directive, 2001/80/EC) applies to combustion plants with a rated thermal input equal to or greater than 50 MW, irrespective of the type of fuel used (solid, liquid or gaseous).
National emissions reported to the Convention on Long-range Transboundary Air Pollution (LRTAP Convention)Data 05 Jul 2016
Data on emissions of air pollutants submitted to the LRTAP Convention and copied to EEA
Data on emissions of air pollutants (ammonia (NH3), non-methane volatile organic compounds (NMVOC), nitrogen oxides (NOx - as NO2), and sulphur dioxide (SO2)) reported annually by Member States to the European Commission (with copies to EEA) under Directive 2001/81/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on national emission ceilings for certain atmospheric pollutants.
The European Pollutant Release and Transfer Register (E-PRTR), Member States reporting under Article 7 of Regulation (EC) No 166/2006Data 31 May 2016
The European Pollutant Release and Transfer Register (E-PRTR) is a web-based register established by Regulation (EC) No 166/2006 which implements the UNECE PRTR Protocol, signed in May 2003 in Kiev.
Achieving levels of good air quality in Europe is still a challenge, especially in urban areas with high volumes of traffic. Despite considerable improvements over recent decades, air ...
For references, please go to www.eea.europa.eu/soer or scan the QR code.
This briefing is part of the EEA's report The European Environment - State and Outlook 2015. The EEA is an official agency of the EU, tasked with providing information on Europe's environment.
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