Environmental Data Compendium
62 factsheets about the environment

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  • Greenhouse gas emissions, 1990-2016

    Indicator | 6 September 2017

    In 2016 greenhouse gas emissions (provisional data) were 0.7 per cent higher than in 2015. The level of the emissions was 12 per cent under the Kyoto... more

  • Road traffic: volume trends and environmental pressure, 1990-2016

    Indicator | 6 September 2017

    Implemented measures resulted in a decrease in emissions of particulate matter and nitrogen oxides, despite an increase in the number of vehicle... more

  • Green tax revenues, 2001-2016

    Indicator | 6 September 2017

    In 2016 revenues from green taxes were 20.6 billion euros, 3.3 percent more than in 2015. The revenues increased since 2001 by 43.7 percent. In 2016 the... more

  • Renewable energy use, 1990-2016

    Indicator | 18 July 2017

    The share of renewable energy in total energy consumption increased from 5.8 percent in 2015 to 6.0 percent in 2016. According to the EU Renewable Energy... more

  • Wind energy capacity, 1990-2016

    Indicator | 18 July 2017

    Dutch wind energy capacity increased by 20 percent in 2016, bringing the total capacity to 4,257 megawatts.

  • Costs and financing of nature and landscape conservation, 1999-2013

    Indicator | 29 June 2017

    In 2013, gross costs of nature and landscape conservation amounted to 900 million euros. This results in a diminution of 20 percent compared to the peak... more

  • House prices, 2016

    Indicator | 31 May 2017

    House prices (excluding new construction) were 5.0 percent higher on average in 2016 than in 2015. House buyers paid an average 244 thousand euros for a... more

  • Red List Indicator, 1995 - 2016

    Indicator | 31 May 2017

    In recent years, circumstances for various plant and animal species seem to have improved to some degree.

  • Greenhouse gas emissions, 1990-2015

    Indicator | 25 April 2017

    In 2015 greenhouse gas emissions were 4.1 per cent higher than in 2014. The level of the emissions was 12 per cent under the Kyoto protocol base year.... more

  • Manure surplus in agriculture, 1970-2015

    Indicator | 13 April 2017

    Since 2006, when a new fertiliser policy was introduced in the Netherlands, the nitrogen surplus in agriculture decreased by 14 percent. In 2015, the... more

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