This publication presents the methodology and results for the Satellite account of atmospheric emissions in Catalonia 2001 and is the result of a collaboration between the Department of the Environment and Housing, the University of Barcelona and the Statistical Institute of Catalonia. This satellite account was produced using the framework of the results of the Input-Output Tables for Catalonia 2001 and the methodology developed by Eurostat, the NAMEA system (National Accounting Matrix Including Environmental Accounts) which enables the integration of environmental information with the national accounting system. This satellite account provides better knowledge of the existing relations between the economy and the environment in Catalonia, offering data on the assignations of emissions of atmospheric pollutants to productive branches.
The book also offers the following information:
- Methodology for the production of the Satellite account of atmospheric emissions in Catalonia 2001
- Historic series of atmospheric emissions 1990–2005
- Economic environmental indicators
- Analysis of the main results obtained from the satellite account and the environmental indicators
For more information please see Catalan Satellite Accounts.