Greenhouse gas emissions by the United States
Until 2006, the United States was the largest emitter of carbon dioxide emissions. In 2006, China overtook the US.As of 2012 the Department of Energy projected United States' greenhouse gas (GHG) emis...
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Climate change in the United States
There is an international interest in issues surrounding changes in climate in the United States and that nation's relationship to general global warming due to the high level of American greenhouse g...
Climate change in the United States - Wikipedia
Climate change in Wyoming
On a per-person basis, Wyoming emits more carbon dioxide than any other state or any other country: 276,000 pounds (125,000 kg) of it per capita a year, because of burning coal, which provides ne...
Climate change in West Virginia
Climate change in West Virginia is of a concern due to the effects on the environment.Over the last century, the average temperature in Charleston, West Virginia, has increased 1.1°F (0.61°C), and pre...
Climate change in Washington
Climate change in the US state of Washington is a subject of study and projection today.
For the most up to date and comprehensive analysis of climate change impacts on Washington State, see the U...
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Climate change in Texas
Over the next century, climate in Texas could experience additional changes. For example, based on projections made by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change and results from the United Kingdom...
Climate change in Texas - Wikipedia
Climate change in New York City
Climate change in New York City could affect buildings/structures, wetlands, water supply, health, and energy demand, due to the high population and extensive infrastructure in the region. New York is...
Climate change in Nevada
Climate change in Nevada has been measured over the last century, with the average temperature in Elko, Nevada, increasing 0.6 °F (0.3 °C), and precipitation has increased by up to 20% in ma...
Climate change in Massachusetts
Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick has recently signed into law three global warming and energy-related bills that will promote advanced biofuels, support the growth of the clean energy technology i...
Climate change in Idaho
Like other parts of the world, climate in Idaho has changed dramatically over the geologic history of the Earth. Paleo-climatic records give some indication of these changes. The longest instrumente...
Climate change in California
California has taken legislative steps towards reducing the possible effects of climate change by incentives and plans for clean cars, renewable energy, and stringent caps on big polluting industries....
Emissions trading
Emissions trading or cap and trade ("cap" meaning a legal limit on the quantity of a certain type of chemical an economy can emit each year) is a market-based approach used to control pollution by pro...
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Climate change policy of the United States
The politics of global warming is played out at a state and federal level in the United States.
The United States, although a signatory to the Kyoto Protocol, has neither ratified nor withdrawn fr...
Climate change policy of the United States - Wikipedia
United States federal register of greenhouse gas emissions
The United States federal register of greenhouse gas emissions is established by the United States Department of Energy under the Energy Policy Act 1992. It is administered by the Energy Information A...