Air Emissions - Nitrogen Oxides

Ireland has a national emission reduction commitment (ERC) of 49 per cent compared to a 2005 baseline level for NOx for 2020 under the National Emissions reduction Commitments Directive (EU) 2016/2284 (NECD). Ireland complied with the NOx emission reduction commitment for 2020. Emissions of NOx from manure management and agricultural soils are not accounted for the purpose of compliance assessment as is specified in Article 4(3) of Directive (EU) 2016/2284. Ireland has an emission reduction commitment of 69% for 2030 compared to 2005 levels. Further information can be found in Ireland’s Air Pollutant Emissions 1990-2030 report.

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