Greenhouse gas platform

Delegates at GHG knowledge exchange workshop

ORC organised and ran the third Greenhouse Gas Platform Knowledge Exchange workshop in Birmingham in June. The event provided an update on progress within each of the Platform projects and provided an opportunity to question the delivery teams. In addition the day gathered participant feedback on a range of methods for reporting the uncertainty associated with scientific data relating to GHGs from agriculture and provided an update on progress within each of the UK’s GHG Action Plans for Agriculture. More on ORC’s involvement here or contact Laurence Smith

The latest version of the Defra Greenhouse Gas Platform Newsletter is available for download. This provides an update on the Defra funded project improving the accuracy of the UK agricultural greenhouse gas inventory. Over the past 6 months highlights have included the completion of literature reviews investigating the efficacy of a raft of mitigation measures and the application a novel ‘closed-loop’ method for improving the accuracy of field scale nitrous oxide emission measurements.

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