Environmental Indicators Ireland 2023

The Central Statistics Office has released: “Environmental Indicators Ireland 2023”. This publication covers 70 indicators over 10 themes. Some of the findings include that Ireland had the second highest emissions of greenhouse gases per capita in the EU27 in 2021 at 12.3 tonnes of CO2 equivalent. Additionally, the proportion of municipal waste sent to landfill in Ireland fell from 74% in 2001 to 16% in 2021. In 2022, renewable energy accounted for 39% of electricity generation in Ireland up from 5% in 1990.

It is available here.