28 Apr '11, 12pm

Cool visuals of activities and industries that emit most #GreenhouseGases v @worldresources

Cool visuals of activities and industries that emit most #GreenhouseGases v @worldresources

This chart is a comprehensive view of global, anthropogenic greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. The chart is an updated version of the original chart , which appeared in Navigating the Numbers: Greenhouse Gas Data and International Climate Policy . Downloads Working Paper: Background & Methodology High Resolution Version (PDF, 1 page, 442 Kb) : suitable for printing Overview One of the greatest challenges relating to global warming is that greenhouse gases result—directly or indirectly—from almost every major human industry and activity. This chart shows these industries and activities, and the type and volume of greenhouse gases that result from them. It includes emissions estimates from a range of international data providers, in an attempt to account for all significant GHG emissions sources. In 2005, total GHGs are estimated at 44,153 MtCO2 equivalent (million metric tons)...

Full article: http://www.wri.org/chart/world-greenhouse-gas-emissions-2005

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