Monday, May 30, 2011

CO2 emissions reach a record high in 2010

CO2 emissions reach a record high in 2010


Energy-related carbon-dioxide (CO2) emissions in 2010 were the highest in history, according to the latest estimates by the International Energy Agency


In terms of fuels, 44% of the estimated CO2 emissions in 2010 came from coal, 36% from oil, and 20% from natural gas.


more details:
http://www.iea.org/index_info.asp?id=1959
and
http://blogs.nature.com/news/2011/05/co2_emissions_climb_to_alltime.html



1 comment:

  1. Don't worry there may be another record in 2011.

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