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Quantifying Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Key Sectors in the United States

Organization Environmental Protection Agency
Organization Type Government
URL http://www.epa.gov/sectors/pdf/greenhouse-report.pdf
Geographic Scope Nationwide
Issue Climate Change/GHG Emissions
Sector All
Type Of Assistance Research/Case Studies
Description This report seeks to provide greenhouse gas (GHG) emission profiles for key sectors of U.S. industry (including indirect emissions from electricity consumption), which combined accounted for 29% of total U.S. GHG emissions in 2002, more than any other economic sector. Emission profiles are provided for 14 key industrial sectors. Collectively, these sectors account for approximately 84% of industrial GHG emissions in the United States.

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