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  • methane
  • The largest source of GHG emissions within agriculture is enteric fermentation - when methane is produced by livestock during digestion and released via belches - this accounted in 2011 for 39 percent of the sector's total GHG outputs. (fao.org)
  • Greenhouse gases resulting from biological processes in rice paddies that generate methane make up 10 percent of total agricultural emissions, while the burning of savannahs accounts for 5 percent. (fao.org)
  • Could beef farmers reduce their methane emissions? (treehugger.com)
  • IPCC
  • This is the first time that FAO has released its own global estimates of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from agriculture, forestry and other land use (AFOLU), contributing to the Fifth Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC). (fao.org)
  • greenhouse gas
  • 11 April 2014, Rome - New FAO estimates of greenhouse gas data show that emissions from agriculture, forestry and fisheries have nearly doubled over the past fifty years and could increase an additional 30 percent by 2050, without greater efforts to reduce them. (fao.org)
  • The European Union Emissions Trading System ( EU ETS ), also known as the European Union Emissions Trading Scheme , was the first large greenhouse gas emissions trading scheme in the world, and remains the biggest. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2008, the installations regulated by the EU ETS were collectively responsible for close to half of the EU's anthropogenic emissions of CO 2 and 40% of its total greenhouse gas emissions. (wikipedia.org)
  • Arizona State University researchers have developed a new software system capable of estimating greenhouse gas emissions across entire urban landscapes, all the way down to roads and individual buildings. (enn.com)
  • Cities have had little information with which to guide reductions in greenhouse gas emissions and you can’t reduce what you can’t measure," said Kevin Gurney, an associate professor in ASU’s School of Life Sciences, and senior scientist with the Global Institute of Sustainability. (enn.com)
  • As the Commonwealth's flagship university, the University of Kentucky will serve as an exemplar by implementing strategies that lower greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions while enhancing campus operations and reducing long-term energy costs. (uky.edu)
  • vessels
  • The new FAO data also provide a detailed view of emissions from energy use in the agriculture sector generated from traditional fuel sources, including electricity and fossil fuels burned to power agricultural machinery, irrigation pumps and fishing vessels. (fao.org)
  • Mobile sources include on-road and off-road gasoline and diesel engines, aircraft, commercial marine vessels, and railroad emissions. (in.gov)
  • tonnes
  • Meanwhile, net GHG emissions due to land use change and deforestation registered a nearly 10 percent decrease over the 2001-2010 period, averaging some 3 billion tonnes CO 2 eq/yr over the decade. (fao.org)
  • This target has been reached six years early as emissions in the ETS fell to 1812 mln tonnes in 2014. (wikipedia.org)
  • hydrogen
  • TAKANEZAWA, Japan - Honda's new zero-emission, hydrogen fuel cell car rolled off a Japanese production line Monday and is headed to Southern California, where Hollywood is already abuzz over the latest splash in green motoring. (chicagotribune.com)
  • 2018
  • In Xiao, Stanway & Eldridge (2018, MNRAS 477 904) we have investigated the nebular emission lines that arise from our model stellar populations in greater detail. (warwick.ac.uk)
  • estimates
  • IDEM's Hazardous Air Pollutant (HAP) emissions inventory includes estimates or reported data for hazardous air pollutants for point, area, and mobile sources. (in.gov)
  • Improvements in HAP emissions estimating techniques and available information have resulted in improved estimates today, but quality data is still lacking in many cases. (in.gov)
  • Because of this, the HAPs inventory is compiled using information in U.S. EPA's Community Right to Know Toxics Release Inventory (TRI) , data voluntarily reported to IDEM, and emissions estimates made by IDEM. (in.gov)
  • IDEM has estimated mobile emissions in the past, however recent estimates for mobile sources have been made by U.S. EPA. (in.gov)
  • The NEI is prepared every three years by the U.S. EPA based on emission estimates and emission model inputs provided by IDEM, and supplemented by data developed by the U.S. EPA. (in.gov)
  • energies
  • For low-incident energies (below about one electron volt), the primary electrons tend to be reflected and the secondary emission coefficient is near unity. (britannica.com)
  • efforts
  • Up to now, information gaps have made it extremely difficult for scientists and policymakers to make strategic decisions regarding how to respond to climate change and has hampered efforts to mitigate agriculture's emissions. (fao.org)
  • scan
  • The most accurate attenuation correction methods are based on measured transmission scans acquired before, during, or after the emission scan. (springer.com)
  • Sources
  • Its high-resolution maps clearly identify CO2 emission sources in a way that policymakers can utilize and the public can understand. (enn.com)
  • Sources within the state are required to report emissions of criteria pollutants on a regular interval. (in.gov)
  • IDEM asks that sources voluntarily report their HAP emissions at those times, though it is not required. (in.gov)
  • Point sources are usually large, identifiable, stationary sources of emissions. (in.gov)
  • such as power plants, steel mills, and factories) Point sources are not required to report HAP emissions to IDEM. (in.gov)
  • Examples include consumer and commercial product uses (such as emissions for household cleaners and lawnmowers), gas stations, small surface coaters, dry cleaners, and other smaller emission sources. (in.gov)
  • The National Emissions Inventory (NEI) is a comprehensive and detailed estimate of air emissions of both Criteria and Hazardous air pollutants from all air emissions sources. (in.gov)
  • Here are ten, sometimes surprising, low emission, high protein food sources to help you eat right. (treehugger.com)
  • Nonetheless, no list of low emission protein sources is complete without tofu or do-it-yourself soy milk . (treehugger.com)
  • energy
  • emission of light Modern theory explains the emission of light by matter in terms of electronic energy levels. (britannica.com)
  • The amount of secondary emission depends on the properties of the material and the energy and angle of incidence of the primary electrons. (britannica.com)
  • Scientists frequently refer to infrared emissions as heat or thermal energy. (nasa.gov)
  • Using emission standards under incomplete compliance ," Energy, Transport and Environment Working Papers Series ete0303, KU Leuven, Department of Economics - Research Group Energy, Transport and Environment. (repec.org)
  • climate
  • Data on emissions for AFOLU activities support member countries in better identifying their mitigation options and enable their farmers to take faster and more targeted climate-smart responses. (fao.org)
  • The Hestia research team believes this type of detailed emissions information will help determine what we as a society can do locally and globally about climate change. (enn.com)
  • source
  • Stack emission control programs can only be effective only if emissions are controlled at the source which requires highly accurate monitoring schedule. (intertek.com)
  • If HAPs emissions data are needed for a specific purpose IDEM has the authority under 326 IAC 2-6-5 to require certain emissions data from a source to aid in completion of that specific project. (in.gov)
  • Mobile source emissions are found on U.S. EPA's TTN website . (in.gov)
  • type
  • A strong magnetic field applied during the excited time could change the emission wavelength, but some type of change is generally required. (physicsforums.com)
  • global
  • They hope to ultimately map the CO2 emissions in all major cities across the United States, which accounts for nearly one-quarter of all global CO2 emissions. (enn.com)
  • Standards
  • Using the case study of water pollution in the Flemish textile industry, we discuss three empirical questions concerning the use of emission standards. (repec.org)
  • view
  • To model the effect of a high power amplifier on the waveform and view the out of band spectral emissions the waveform must be oversampled. (mathworks.com)
  • report
  • Installations must monitor and report their CO 2 emissions, ensuring they hand in enough allowances to the authorities to cover their emissions. (wikipedia.org)
  • The scope of this SAE Information Report is to supply the user with sufficient information so that he may decide whether acoustic emission test methods apply to his particular inspection problem. (sae.org)
  • Data
  • Designing responses will require detailed assessments of both emission data and mitigation options. (fao.org)
  • The data is then combined within a modeling system for quantifying CO2 emissions at the level of individual buildings and street segments. (enn.com)
  • The IDEM website provides more information about the voluntary reporting of HAPs emissions data . (in.gov)
  • model
  • The relative importance of several internal environmental factors known to affect the hydrocarbons exhausted by an engine has been studied using an analytical model of the emission process. (sae.org)
  • potential
  • Transmission scans also have a number of other potential applications in emission tomography apart from attenuation correction, such as scatter correction, inter-study spatial co-registration and alignment, and motion detection and correction. (springer.com)