Financial institutions are learning to protect investors--and themselves--from investments exposed to risk from climate change.
Emissions result from a variety of activities, like heating and cooling buildings, traveling to meetings, or shipping products to consumers.
Sao Paulo recently became one of the first cities in the developing world to implement a citywide plan to fight climate change.
Total global emissions grew 12.7% between 2000 and 2005, an average of 2.4% a year.
**This chart is a comprehensive view of global, anthropogenic greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions.
World Greenhouse Gas Emissions in 2005 is a comprehensive view of global, anthropogenic greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. The chart in this working paper is an updated version of the original chart, which appeared in Navigating the Numbers: Greenhouse Gas Data and International Climate Policy (WRI...
WRI submitted comments to the US Treasury on key issues the World Bank must address during its World Bank Energy Strategy review.
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
Energy use is the largest driver of GHG emissions, primarily the burning of fossil fuels in the electricity generation, transportation, and industrial sectors.
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The EPA is creating a nationwide database of greenhouse gas emissions, an important first step on the path to reducing U.S. emissions.