UNECE Task Force on Emission Inventories and Projections

On 13-14 maggio 2014 an annual meeting  of UNECE Task Force on Emission Inventories and Projections (TFEIP) was held.

TFEIP develops  the emission inventory EMEP and provides  a technical forum to hrmonize  the emissions , establish methodologies for evaluation of emissions  and projections data and identify  the iusses connected to emissions reporting.

TFEIP is responsabile of development and maintenance of  EMEP/EEA air pollutant emission inventory guidebook (already known as EMEP CORINAIR emission inventory guidebook) used for emissions estimate and of NFR Nomenclature for reporting and SNAP (Selected Nomenclature for Air Pollution).

TFEIP instituted five groups of experts (Expert Panel) in priority sectors; two panels on trasversal  themes of review and of the projections and three groups of sectors “combustion and industry”, “trasport” and “agricolture  and nature””.

The meeting was attended  by over 100 experts in emissions inventories coming from European countries and of EECCA, Techne Consulting, with its technical director actively partecipated in the works by submitting in the special session of the Expert panel Combustion & Industry  a  relation on “Wood Combustion Emission Factors and Activity data” and a  relation on “New activities for the inventories: concrete batching”.