Energy Wales Statement »The energy system in Wales is on the threshold of great change driven by new energy, technology and low carbon energy transition objectives.Learn more »
European approval for new Wales RDP
The new RDP will be even more innovative, adaptable and integrated inorder to ensure maximum value is secured for rural Wales from theProgramme's joint EU/Welsh Government-funded investments.
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- European approval for new Wales RDP
Section highlightHistoric Environment (Wales) BillThe Bill will support the positive management of change in the Welsh historic environment.
Legislative programme 2014 - 2015 »
Bills that the Welsh Government will bring forward in 2014/2015.Learn more »
Section highlightTaxes in Wales
The devolution of some taxes to Wales from April 2018 provides us with the opportunity to reshape those taxes to better meet our circumstances and priorities.
Final Budget 2015-16 »
The amount of funding allocated to Welsh Government Departments for 2015-16 is £15·3bn.Learn more »
- Statistics & Research
Upcoming calendar »
See the schedule for all statistics and research releases.View upcoming calendar »
A report that provides information on the reuse, recycling and composting of municipal waste.
- The percentage of local authority municipal waste reused, recycled or composted in Wales during October to December 2014 increased by less than 1 per cent, compared with the same quarter of 2013. Despite this slight increase, the rate for both periods is 53 per cent when rounded.
- The combined reuse/recycling/composting rate of local authority municipal waste increased to 56 per cent for the 12 months to the end of December 2014, based on provisional data, compared with 54 per cent for the 12 months to the end of December 2013.
- The total amount of local authority municipal waste generated in Wales decreased slightly, with the tonnage falling by 1 per cent, compared to the same quarter of 2013.
- The residual household waste generated per person continued to decrease, falling to 50 kilograms per person in October to December 2014, from 51 kilograms per person during the same quarter of 2013.
Provisional data is published quarterly, with final data for the financial year published annually.
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