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Political leadership has limited impact on fossil fuel taxes and subsidies.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America [Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A] 2022 Nov 22; Vol. 119 (47), pp. e2208024119. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Nov 14.

Abstract: For countries to rapidly decarbonize, they need strong leadership, according to both academic studies and popular accounts. But leadership is difficult to measure, and its importance is unclear. We use original data to investigate the role of president...

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High-precision 14 C measurements of parenchyma-rich Hymenolobium petraeum tree species confirm bomb-peak atmospheric levels and reveal local fossil-fuel CO 2 emissions in the Central Amazon.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Environmental research [Environ Res] 2022 Nov; Vol. 214 (Pt 3), pp. 113994. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Aug 02.

Abstract: Atmospheric radiocarbon ( 14 C) recorded in tree rings has been widely used for atmospheric 14 C calibration purposes and climate studies. But atmospheric 14 C records have been limited along tropical latitudes. Here we report a sequence from 1938 to 2...

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A year-long study on PM 2.5 and its carbonaceous components over eastern Himalaya in India: Contributions of local and transported fossil fuel and biomass burning during premonsoon.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Environmental research [Environ Res] 2022 Sep; Vol. 212 (Pt D), pp. 113546. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 May 31.

Abstract: A year-long (March 2019-February 2020) study on the characterization of fine mode carbonaceous aerosols has been conducted over a high altitude urban atmosphere, Darjeeling (27.01°N, 88.15°E, 2200 m asl) in eastern Himalaya. The fine mode aerosol (PM 2...

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Emergy analysis of agricultural waste biomass for energy-oriented utilization in China: Current situation and perspectives.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): The Science of the total environment [Sci Total Environ] 2022 Nov 25; Vol. 849, pp. 157798. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Aug 02.

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Abstract: Agricultural waste biomass (AWB) is becoming a significant sustainable alternative for fossil fuels. Emergy analysis (EmA) is a promising methodology that provides a uniform standard to assess simultaneously the environmental load and economic returns ...

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Energy requirements and carbon emissions for a low-carbon energy transition.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Nature communications [Nat Commun] 2022 Nov 14; Vol. 13 (1), pp. 6932. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Nov 14.

Abstract: Achieving the Paris Agreement will require massive deployment of low-carbon energy. However, constructing, operating, and maintaining a low-carbon energy system will itself require energy, with much of it derived from fossil fuels. This raises the conc...

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Near-real-time daily estimates of fossil fuel CO2 emissions from major high-emission cities in China.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Scientific data [Sci Data] 2022 Nov 10; Vol. 9 (1), pp. 684. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Nov 10.

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Abstract: Cities in China are on the frontline of low-carbon transition which requires monitoring city-level emissions with low-latency to support timely climate actions. Most existing CO2 emission inventories lag reality by more than one year and only provide a...

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The 2022 report of the Lancet Countdown on health and climate change: health at the mercy of fossil fuels.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Lancet (London, England) [Lancet] 2022 Nov 05; Vol. 400 (10363), pp. 1619-1654. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Oct 25.

Abstract: Competing Interests: Declaration of interests CD was supported by the UK Natural Environment Research Council (NE/R010811/1) and the UK Natural Environment Research Council Independent Research Fellowship (NE/N01524X/1) and contributes to the Sustainab...

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An optimum balance among the reduction in ordering cost, product deterioration and carbon emissions: a sustainable green warehouse.

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Source(s): Environmental science and pollution research international [Environ Sci Pollut Res Int] 2022 Nov; Vol. 29 (51), pp. 78029-78051. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Jun 11.

Abstract: This study involves an optimum balance between ordering cost reduction and product deterioration in controllable carbon emissions for a sustainable green warehouse. The sensitivity analysis is to simulate the impact of those attributes. Industries are ...

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Monitoring spatiotemporal characteristics of land-use carbon emissions and their driving mechanisms in the Yellow River Delta: A grid-scale analysis.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Environmental research [Environ Res] 2022 Nov; Vol. 214 (Pt 4), pp. 114151. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Aug 28.

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Abstract: Comprehensive and accurate grasp of land-use carbon emissions (LCE) level and its driving mechanism is key to success in China's pursuit of low-carbon development, and it is also the scientific basis for the formulation and implementation of regional c...

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Technologies for sustainable heat generation in food processing.

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Source(s): Comprehensive reviews in food science and food safety [Compr Rev Food Sci Food Saf] 2022 Nov; Vol. 21 (6), pp. 4971-5003. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Oct 09.

Abstract: The utilization of heat is one of the foundations of modern food processing. At present, boilers that operate on fossil fuels are still dominating the generation of hot water, steam, and hot air in the food industry. In light of sustainability goals an...

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