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January 2010

Determining Car’s Carbon Footprint

by Staff, on agency, carbon dioxide, carbon footprint, effect, emissions calculators, footprint calculator, gases, global warming, government, greenhouse gas, protection

There are different ways of determining your car’s carbon footprint. But why is this important? Global warming is caused by the greenhouse effect that greenhouse gases are having on the atmosphere. Carbon dioxide is the major greenhouse gas and the major emitter of this gas is motor vehicles. Global warming is causing climate change that is responsible for such things as flooding, food insecurity, devastation of coral reefs and…



January 2010

Merits of personal greenhouse gas emission calculators

by Staff, on benchmark, carbon dioxide, energy, gas emission, gas emissions calculators, gasses, global warming, green, greenhouse gas, motor vehicles, personal greenhouse, warming

Individuals can get personal greenhouse gas emission calculators to estimate their greenhouse gas emissions. These gasses include methane, carbon dioxide, and chlorofluorocarbons. There are many reasons you should have a personal greenhouse gas emission calculator. Personal greenhouse gas emission calculators such as EPA’s Personal Greenhouse Gas Calculator help you track how much energy you are saving. This is not only important in preventing the problems associated with emission of…