Air and GHG emissions

Greenhouse gases refer to the sum of seven gases that have direct effects on climate change. The data are expressed in CO2 equivalents and refer to gross direct emissions from human activities.


Taxing Energy Use 2015

Governments are under-utilising taxation as a tool to curb the environmental consequences of energy use, foregoing revenue and weakening their attack on the principal source of greenhouse gas emissions responsible for climate change and air pollution.