Emissions


Emissions
  Anthropogenic releases of gases to the atmosphere. In the context of global climate change, they consist of radiatively important greenhouse gases (e.g., the release of carbon dioxide during fuel combustion).
  U.S. Dept. of Energy, Energy Information Administration's Energy Glossary

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