EDGAR - What's new
JRC press release on EDGAR v4.0 greenhouse gas emissions dataset
On May 25, 2009, the Joint Research Centre issued a press release on the EDGAR v4.0 greenhouse gas emission dataset.
- Background information.
- Annual emissions are available for download by country or by grid.
- For more information, please read the JRC press release, or the dutch translation at website of Netherlands Assessment Agency (PBL).
Background information on EDGAR v4.0 greenhouse gas emissions (1970-2005):
greenhouse gas emissions in CO2-equivalents. Comparison of emissions between different greenhouse gases, emission trends by major emitting country and comparison of emissions in industrialized and developing countries.
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EDGAR v4.0 annual greenhouse gas emissions by country and sector for the period 1970-2005 are now available for download.
See emissions data section for more detail.
[ emissions by country ]
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