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emissions

Climate change is a gradual change in the global temperature caused by the accumulation of greenhouse gases (GHGs) in the atmosphere.

The Southeast region's share of GHG emissions is rapidly increasing as GHG emissions growth outpaces the national average.

Notes: Totals do not include emissions from land-use change and forestry o

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