Satellite observations have revealed that two major fossil fuel fields in Turkmenistan are emitting vast quantities of methane – 4.4 million tonnes a year – which because methane is 80 times more potent than carbon dioxide means a global warming effect greater than that of the UK, and most other countries. 

So the answer to those who believe that we must reduce greenhouse gas emissions is surely to tackle these huge methane emissions. 

 Prioritise methane to tackle GHG emissions – Net Zero Watch

via climate science


May 10, 2023 at 05:08PM

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