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Friday, May 10, 2013

Agriculture and Livestock Remain Major Sources of Greenhouse Gas Emissions

Agriculture and Livestock Remain Major Sources of Greenhouse Gas Emissions
Washington DC (SPX) May 10, 2013 - Global greenhouse gas emissions from the agricultural sector totaled 4.69 billion tons of carbon dioxide (CO2) equivalent in 2010 (the most recent year for which data are available), an increase of 13 percent over 1990 emissions. By comparison, global carbon dioxide emissions from transport totaled 6.76 billion tons that year, and emissions from electricity and heat production reached 12.4 ... more
Washington DC (SPX) May 10, 2013 - Global greenhouse gas emissions from the agricultural sector totaled 4.69 billion tons of carbon dioxide (CO2) equivalent in 2010 (the most recent year for which data are available), an increase of 13 percent over 1990 emissions. By comparison, global carbon dioxide emissions from transport totaled 6.76 billion tons that year, and emissions from electricity and heat production reached 12.4 ... morehttp://www.seeddaily.com/reports/Agriculture_and_Livestock_Remain_Major_Sources_of_Greenhouse_Gas_Emissions_999.html

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