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CAIT - Country Greenhouse Gas Emissions Data

The CAIT Country GHG emissions collection applies a consistent methodology to create a six-gas, multi-sector, and internationally comparable data set for 186 countries. CAIT enables data analysis by allowing users to quickly narrow down by year, gas, country/state, and sector.

President Donald Trump's budget request for fiscal 2018 makes clear that international climate finance -- U.S. support for developing countries to tackle climate change -- is in the crosshairs. The White House is asking Congress to make draconian and senseless cuts to climate finance that will undermine U.S. economic, diplomatic and security interests around the world.

Asia's growing manufacturing, industry and services sectors are increasing demand for electricity in Southeast Asia, which too often results in more power plant pollution and a rise in climate-warming greenhouse gas emissions. Fortunately, regional leaders are blazing ahead with clean energy.

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