Change in energy-related emissions of ozone precursors by country, 1990-2008

Figure Created 07 Jul 2011 Published 12 Aug 2011 Last modified 29 Nov 2012
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The graph shows the change in energy-related emissions of ozone precursors (NOx, NMVOC, CO and CH4) each weighted by an ozone formation factor prior to aggregation to represent their respective ozone forming potentials. The relative impact of the combined contribution of NOx, NMVOC, CO and CH4 to ozone formation can be assessed based on their tropospheric ozone forming potentials (TOFP): nitrogen oxides 1.22, non-methane volatile organic compounds 1.0, carbon monoxide 0.11 and methane 0.014 (de Leeuw 2002).


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100% reduction in NMVOC emissions in Luxembourg is due to zero reported emissions from energy related sectors in 2008.

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