Emissions


Energy Independence Will Not Cut Emissions

Pursuing energy independence will hardly mitigate climate change, according to research reported in a paper published in Nature Energy From the University of Amsterdam Although cutting carbon…



EPA Launches Methane Controls For Oil And Gas

US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) releases first-ever standards to cut methane emissions from the oil and gas sector. EPA finalises “common sense” standards for new, modified…



EU CO2 Emissions Rise In 2015

According to estimates from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union (EU),  CO2 emissions rose in 2015 in a majority of EU Member States which…


Development Increases Emissions

Economic development equals a greater carbon footprint and more greenhouse gas emissions, according to economists. Greater social inclusion and improved quality of life comes at the expense of…


Impacts Of Greenhouse Emissions Cuts

Environmental impacts of demand-side technologies and strategies for carbon mitigation. To decarbonize electricity we need to know the impact on greenhouse emissions and the environmental and…