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Environmental reporting

These tables present information on environmental impacts in the following areas:

  • Our vehicles
  • Our premises
  • Subcontracted transport

Group's environmental impacts, CO₂ emissions


Tons 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009
Fuel use in buildings – energy generation, Scope 1 9,268 10,724 11,254 13,019 14,463
Fuel use in transport – Itella's vehicles, Scope 1 60,406 46,169 46,005 48,185 48,502
Electricity and heat use in buildings, Scope 2 38,272 46,496 49,604 56,836 51,239
Subcontracted transport by vehicles*, Scope 3 65,606 50,878 42,376 41,479 45,815
Subcontracted transport by air, Scope 3 7,884 8,409 8,442 9,027 8,577
Business travel flights, Scope 3 2,190 2,260 2,221 493** 351**
Total 183,625 164,936 159,902 169,040 168,948






*) Includes subcontracted transport in Finland

**) Includes international and domestic flights, Finland

Graphs

 
Fuel consumption in postal delivery

 

Electricity consumption in sorting centers
 
 

Scope 1: Fuel use in buildings and own vehicles



2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013

Group Group Group Group Group Finland Finland Finland Finland* Finland*
Fuel use in buildings – energy generation









TJ 240 220 199 192 165 0 0 0 0 0
Fuel use in transport – Itella's vehicles









million liters 18.5 18.4 17.3 18.7 24.4 13.0 12.9 12.7 14.4 19.9
TJ 674 659 628 675 882 473 461 462 520 719
Kilometers driven









million kilometers n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 94.7 101.3 99.4 103.8 125.0











*) Inc. VR Transpoint starting October 1, 2012

 

Emissions to air – Itella's vehicles



2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2013
Tons/year Finland Finland Finland Finland Finland Group
CO₂ n/a 33,743 33,545 35,547 49,229 60,406
CO n/a 57 54 56 60 n/a
HC n/a 13 13 14 16 n/a
NOᵪ n/a 84 84 97 166 n/a
Particles n/a 4.2 4.5 4.7 5.9 n/a
SO₂ n/a 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.3 n/a







Source of information: VTT/LIPASTO emissions of traffic, fuel consumption and kilometers driven of Itella's vehicles.

 


Scope 2: Purchased electricity and heat


Carbon dioxide emissions from the use of electricity and heating in Itella's buildings



2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013

Group Group Group Group Group Finland Finland Finland Finland* Finland*
Electricity use in buildings









GWh 146 153 151 153 158 93 97 91 90 97
TJ 513 549 544 550 568 299 346 326 326 348











Heat use in buildings









GWh 99 118 94 96 98 77 86 68 72 81
TJ 357 424 337 346 352 256 310 244 258 290











*) Inc. VR Transpoint starting October 1, 2012

 

Amount of renewable energy in consumed electricity



2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013

Group Group Group Group Group Finland Finland Finland Finland Finland
Electricity 40% 57% 58% 62% 71% 48% 76% 81% 85% 100%
Heat* n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 17% 18% 21% 26% 29%











*) Source of information: Finnish Energy Industries

 


Scope 3: Subcontracted transport


Carbon dioxide emissions from subcontracted transport

The subcontracting emission figures represent the Finnish functions



2009 2010 2011 2012 2013

Finland Finland Finland Finland* Finland*
Subcontracted transport by vehicles, Finland




million kilometers 94.7 101.6 99.4 93.9 106.4
CO₂ t 45,815 41,479 42,376 50,878 65,601
Domestic air transports, Finland




CO₂ t 3,255 3,288 3,443 3,199 3,074
International air transports, Finland




CO₂ t 5,322 5,739 4,999 5,210 4,810






*) Inc. VR Transpoint starting October 1, 2012

 

Waste management in 2013, Finland





Recycled Waste tip Hazardous
waste
Total
Properties included in agreement* 10,415 939 35 11,389







Recycling % 91%











*) The figures have been revised since 2012.

Excluding properties where waste management is included in the rent.

Emissions from waste management, 6,425 tCO₂ekv, are not included in the Group's environmental reporting.