Buildings are Big Belchers

The City of New York completed an inventory of carbon emissions from buildings and transportationthe former contribute 79% of the total

With the ambitious goal of reducing its greenhouses gas emissions 30 percent by the year 2030, the City of New York recently completed an inventory of its carbon output from buildings and transportation—and the results weren’t pretty when it comes to buildings, which contribute a whopping 79 percent of the total emissions.

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