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- Greenhouse Emissions Resume Rise. // Australasian Science;Mar2011, Vol. 32 Issue 2, p12
The article reports that, as published in "Nature Geoscience," the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization (CSIRO) Marine and Atmospheric Research concluded that emissions of greenhouse gases exceeded the 2008 and 2009 records resulting from the Global Financial Crisis.
- India among biggest emitters of greenhouse gases: Study. // Chemical Business;Dec2013, Vol. 27 Issue 12, p76
The article reports on a study by the Global Carbon Project which indicates that India and China are among the world's biggest contributors to fossil fuel emissions and mentions an increase in India's carbon dioxide discharge in 2012.
- World Carbon Dioxide Emissions From the Use of Fossil Fuels, 2001. // World Almanac & Book of Facts;2004, p174
Presents a chart to illustrate the carbon dioxide emissions that are a result of the use of fossil fuels in the world in 2001.
- The annual cycle of fossil-fuel carbon dioxide emissions in the United States. Blasing, T. J.; Broniak, C. T.; Marland, G. // Tellus: Series B;Apr2005, Vol. 57 Issue 2, p107
Time-series of estimated monthly carbon dioxide emissions from consumption of coal, petroleum and natural gas in the United States from 1981 to 2002 have been derived from energy consumption data. The data series for coal and natural gas each reveal a consistent seasonal pattern, with a winter...
- Monthly carbon emissions from natural-gas flaring and cement manufacture in the United States. Blasing, T. J.; Hand, Kimberly // Tellus: Series B;Feb2007, Vol. 59 Issue 1, p15
Annual data on carbon emissions from fossil-fuel combustion and cement manufacture have been used in studies of the carbon cycle for the last few decades. However, annual data do not specify carbon emissions on the seasonal timescales relevant to biospheric uptake and other processes affecting...
- A method for estimating the temporal and spatial patterns of carbon dioxide emissions from national fossil-fuel consumption. Gregg, J. S.; Andres, R. J. // Tellus: Series B;Feb2008, Vol. 60 Issue 1, p1
A proportional methodology is presented for estimating fossil-fuel consumption and concomitant anthropogenic carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions. This methodology employs data from representative sectors of the fossil-fuel market to determine the temporal (monthly) and spatial (provincial/state)...
- Carbon. Traub, Darren A. // Process Heating;Jun2008, Vol. 15 Issue 6, p18
The article looks at the importance of improving energy efficiency. The U.S. causes around 25 percent of the world pollution and has been burning fossil fuels and natural resources for many years. Combustion of these fuels generates energy and the reaction releases the greenhouse gases such as...
- Report: Efforts to curb warming lag. Colman, Zack // Hill;11/6/2012, Vol. 19 Issue 125, p16
The article focuses on a report, according to which the use of fossil fuels could increase the global temperatures by 10.8 degrees Fahrenheit by the end of the century and that the efforts taken by countries to reduce the carbon emission are not adequate.
- Perspectives for the production of bioethanol from wood and straw in Austria: technical, economic, and ecological aspects. Kravanja, Philipp; Könighofer, Kurt; Canella, Lorenza; Jungmeier, Gerfried; Friedl, Anton // Clean Technologies & Environmental Policy;Jun2012, Vol. 14 Issue 3, p411
Bioethanol produced from lignocellulosic resources is a promising candidate for the replacement of fossil fuels. In this study, we aim to determine the perspectives to produce lignocellulosic ethanol in Austria. Technical, environmental and economic aspects are being considered. Thirteen...