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Global Greenhouse Gas Emissions by Sector, 1990-2010

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http://www.epa.gov/climatechange/science/indicators/ghg/global-ghg-emissions.html

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"This figure shows worldwide greenhouse gas emissions by sector from 1990 to 2010. For consistency, emissions are expressed in million metric tons of carbon dioxide equivalents. These totals include emissions and sinks due to land-use change and forestry. ... Read more about Global Greenhouse Gas Emissions by Sector, 1990-2010

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Global Greenhouse Gas Emissions by Gas, 1990-2010

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http://www.epa.gov/climatechange/science/indicators/ghg/global-ghg-emissions.html

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“This figure shows worldwide emissions of carbon dioxide, methane, nitrous oxide, and several fluorinated gases from 1990 to 2010. For consistency, emissions are expressed in million metric tons of carbon dioxide equivalents. These totals include emissions and sinks due to land-use change and forestry.” – United States Environmental Protection Agency ... Read more about Global Greenhouse Gas Emissions by Gas, 1990-2010

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Global Atmospheric Concentrations of Carbon Dioxide Over Time

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http://www.epa.gov/climatechange/science/indicators/ghg/ghg-concentrations.html

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“This figure shows concentrations of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere from hundreds of thousands of years ago through 2013, measured in parts per million (ppm). The data come from a variety of historical ice core studies and recent air monitoring sites around the world. Each line represents a different data source.” - United States Environmental Protection Agency ... Read more about Global Atmospheric Concentrations of Carbon Dioxide Over Time

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Planning and Financing Low-Carbon, Livable Cities

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The World Bank News
The new initiative has the potential to improve the lives of over 700 million people in 300 developing country cities around the world.
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What do Kampala and Rio de Janeiro have in common? At first sight, the capital of landlocked Uganda and the megacity on the Brazilian coast may appear very different, but they share more than meets the eye. 

Both cities are taking action to manage the challenges that come with rapid urbanization and climate change by designing their own low-carbon development paths.   ... Read more about Planning and Financing Low-Carbon, Livable Cities

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A breakdown of California's pollution sources

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http://www.endurobox.com/blog/california-carbon-tax-experiment-kyoto-protocol/

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California has adopted a cap and trade approach to taxing carbon emissions, which sets an upper limit on allowable levels of carbon and permits the purchase of carbon credits to offset emissions. ... Read more about A breakdown of California's pollution sources

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