Just Released! Order “Waking Up to Climate Change” by George Ropes, and receive 25% Discount. Learn More

Search
Close this search box.
Search
Close this search box.

HOME          CATEGORIES          OUR TAKE

The Decline of Green House Gases by City-Tech blogger Dave

The subject I have chosen to talk about this week is an article I found about how greenhouse gases (GHG) have declined between the years of 2014 to 2015. Federal officials say that GHGs  declined 2.2 percent. The EPA says the decline is due to lower carbon dioxide emissions from the burning of fossil fuels. This could be because of a warmer winter that decreased the demand. President Trump will most likely support fossil fuel growth, and he will not pursue the same regulations that President Obama pursued. The United Stated produced 6,586.2 million metric tons of carbon dioxide in 2015.

 

Comment on this article

ClimateYou moderates comments to facilitate an informed, substantive, civil conversation. Abusive, profane, self-promotional, misleading, incoherent or off-topic comments will be rejected. Moderators are staffed during regular business hours (New York time) and can only accept comments written in English.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


The reCAPTCHA verification period has expired. Please reload the page.

SHARE THIS ARTICLE


More Posts Like This

CITY TECH BLOG

How Climate Change is Changing My Home City

As a person living in a coastal city, more specifically New York City, my area of living is a prime target for climate change occurrences. From rising sea levels and temperatures to structures being damaged or completely destroyed, a lot will change and has changed in my home,

CITY TECH BLOG

Climate Change and the Industries of the World

It’s no surprise that when the climate of an area changes, it impacts most, if not all of their industries and way of life of countries. Some of these industries include tourism, agriculture, fishery, and infrastructure, which all dictate the economy and life quality of the residents in

CITY TECH BLOG

Floods, Sea Level Rise & Ocean Warming

Climate exchange is an urgent worldwide problem that manifests in plenty of approaches, together with greater common, extreme floods, and growing sea degrees. These phenomena pose incredible perils to human life foundations and environments. Additionally, they affect farming, industry, and tourism, influencing employment and meal security. This paper