Emission Factor: HGV (all diesel)

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NameSourceYearRegionSectorCategory Unit Type
HGV (all diesel)GHG Protocol2021United KingdomTransportRoad Freight
WeightOverDistance

Emission intensity of HGV (all diesel). The primary source is UK DEFRA Freighting goods 2019. WARNING: This emission factor has not passed our data validation process as the primary source reports the CH4 and N2O values in kg but the GHG protocol reports them in grams. We have included this for completeness to retain consistency with the source.

ID
freight_vehicle-vehicle_type_hgv-fuel_source_all_diesel-vehicle_weight_na-percentage_load_na
SOURCEGHG Protocol
YEAR RELEASED2021
REGIONUnited Kingdom (GB)
SECTORTransport
CATEGORYRoad Freight
UNIT TYPE(S)
EMISSION FACTORS
  • CO2e: 0.10855412 kg/tonne-km
  • CO2: 0.10797 kg/tonne-km
  • CH4: 4e-8 kg/tonne-km
  • N2O: 0.0000022 kg/tonne-km
CO2e CALCULATION
  • Method applied: AR5
  • Methods supported: AR4, AR5
  • Origin: Source
LCA ACTIVITYfuel_combustion
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