emissions, with nearly 1,500 facilities emitting approximately 2 billion metric tons of carbon dioxide, roughly 30 percent of total U.
Power plants remain the largest source of greenhouse gas
emissions, with more than 1,550 facilities belching over 2,000,000,000 metric tons of carbon dioxide, roughly 32% of total U.
emissions would be 25% lower with this scenario compared to the typical UK diet.
introduced an amendment to the Small Business Reauthorization Act that also would bar EPA from regulating greenhouse gas
emissions under the Clean Air Act.
Services will retain the StormFisher brand as its biogas business line.
Reporting greenhouse gas
emissions will be a once-a-year task and businesses will have until Oct.
The Regional Greenhouse Gas
Initiative (RGGI) is a cooperative effort by 10 Northeast and Mid-Atlantic states to design a regional cap and trade program covering carbon dioxide emissions from power plants in the region.
Always pushing the envelope, California then adopted a controversial measure requiring automakers to reduce their vehicles' greenhouse gas
emissions 30 percent by 2016.
Its overseeing bodies, the Development Bank of Japan (DBJ) and the Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC), manage approximately US$145 million for some of Japan's largest corporations to purchase credits on behalf of the Japan Greenhouse Gas
Reduction Fund (JGRF).
In another bow to the environment, the act funds construction of a cogeneration reactor that will produce both electricity and hydrogen, which advocates hope will be a new, carbon-free fuel for automobiles--the single largest source of greenhouse gas
As a result, all of the nations of the developed world--except the United States, Australia, Liechtenstein, and Monaco--now have binding targets on greenhouse gas
Sometimes called marsh grass, one greenhouse gas
is also a byproduct of the digestive system of cows.
emissions from UK households and private vehicles were 59.
In the March 2004 issue of Scientific American, National Aeronautics and Space Administration global-warming expert James Hansen notes that greenhouse gas
emissions and global-warming projections are "consistently pessimistic.
With rising ocean temperatures, this could mean an increase in the release of this greenhouse gas
into the atmosphere.