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National Greenhouse Gas Emission Inventory

Metadata Updated: December 4, 2020

The National Greenhouse Gas Emission Inventory contains information on direct emissions of greenhouse gases as well as indirect or potential emissions of greenhouse gases through fuels combustion or oxidation, plus releases from storage or sequestration facilities, compiled on an annual basis. Substance classes principally include include CO2, methane, nitrous oxide, and fluorinated gases. The 2008 Consolidated Appropriations Act and the Mandatory Reporting of Greenhouse Gases Act are the statutory basis behind this data. Reporting includes nine sectors. Data is contributed by reporting industrial and commercial sources of more than 25,000 tons of CO2 equivalent per year. It is also estimated and modeled for transportation and other sources which are geographically distributed.

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Metadata Created Date December 4, 2020
Metadata Updated Date December 4, 2020
Data Update Frequency irregular

Metadata Source

Harvested from OAR-OAP Non-Geo Records

Additional Metadata

Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Created Date December 4, 2020
Metadata Updated Date December 4, 2020
Publisher U.S. EPA Office of Air and Radiation (OAR) - Office of Atmospheric Programs (OAP)
Identifier 749A4BBB-82A8-4224-9EF4-024C377B459B
Data First Published 2014-01-01
Data Last Modified 2014-01-01
Public Access Level public
Data Update Frequency irregular
Bureau Code 020:00
Metadata Context
Metadata Catalog ID
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Harvest Source Id 7e6bdd95-d59f-4965-9435-992cbbb90c83
Harvest Source Title OAR-OAP Non-Geo Records
Program Code 020:072
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