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Accession Number DE2013-1072394
Title Idaho National Laboratory's FY12 Greenhouse Gas Report.
Publication Date Mar 2013
Media Count 113p
Personal Author K. Frerichs
Abstract A greenhouse gas (GHG) inventory is a systematic approach to account for the production and release of certain gases generated by an institution from various emission sources. The gases of interest are those that climate science has identified as related to anthropogenic global climate change. This document presents an inventory of GHGs generated during Fiscal Year (FY) 2012 by Idaho National Laboratory (INL), a Department of Energy (DOE)-sponsored entity, located in southeastern Idaho. In recent years, concern has grown about the environmental impact of GHGs. This, together with a desire to decrease harmful environmental impacts, would be enough to encourage the calculation of an inventory of the total GHGs generated at INL. Additionally, INL has a desire to see how its emissions compare with similar institutions, including other DOE national laboratories. Executive Order 13514 requires that federal agencies and institutions document reductions in GHG emissions.
Keywords Climate change
Emission sources
Environmental impacts
Gases
Greenhouse gas(GHG) inventory
Greenhouse gases
Idaho National Laboratory(INL)
Inventories
Production


 
Source Agency Technical Information Center Oak Ridge Tennessee
NTIS Subject Category 68A - Air Pollution & Control
97R - Environmental Studies
Corporate Author Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Falls, ID.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 1320
Contract Number DE-AC07-05ID14517

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