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  1. Greenhouse gas emissions

    Greenhouse gas emissions from human activities strengthen the greenhouse effect, causing climate change. Most is carbon dioxide from burning fossil fuels: coal, oil, and natural gas. The largest polluters include coal in China and large oil and gas companies, many state-owned by OPEC and Russia. Human-caused emissions have increased atmospheric carbon dioxide by about 50%. Electricity generation and transport are major emitters, the largest single source being coal-fired power stations with 20% of GHG. Deforestation and other changes in land use also emit carbon dioxide and methane. The largest source of anthropogenic methane emissions is agriculture, closely followed by gas venting and fugitive emissions from the fossil-fuel industry. The largest agricultural methane source is livestock. Agricultural soils emit nitrous oxide partly due to fertilizers. Similarly, fluorinated gases from refrigerants play an outsized role in total human emissions. At current emission rates averaging six and a half tonnes per person per year, before 2030 temperatures may have increased by 1.5 °C (2.7 °F), which is the limit for the G7 countries and aspirational limit of the Paris Agreement.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of GreenHouse Gas Emissions in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of GreenHouse Gas Emissions in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of GreenHouse Gas Emissions in a Sentence

  1. Maria Neira:

    Human health is connected to (the effects of climate change) to a level that people might not understand correctly, if the countries agree to reduce greenhouse gas emissions ... all of those interventions to tackle the causes of climate change will result in benefits for our health.

  2. Gail Gatton:

    It really is about what are the market-based incentives that will drive people to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.

  3. Nathaniel Keohane:

    What's going to drive reductions in greenhouse gas emissions in China? It's not going to be whether the (Paris) treaty is legally enforceable or not, it's going to be whether its people demand cleaner air.

  4. Michael Wadleigh:

    We would hope that there were more people writing songs, which are so powerful, that articulate these issues. In terms of getting at the real problems we face with sustainable development and greenhouse gas emissions, they are just not being made.

  5. The CCC:

    Reducing greenhouse gas emissions and adapting to climate change should be integral to any recovery package.

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