Fluorinated gases (F-gases) emissions in EU-27 for years 1990-2010 in Mt CO2 eq(GWP SAR)

Figure Created 21 Feb 2013 Published 28 Feb 2013 Last modified 28 Feb 2013
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The figures shows the emissions of hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs), perfluorocarbons (PFCs) and sulphur hexafluoride (SF6). Emissions are provided in Mt CO2 equivalent using the Global Warming Potential values of the 2nd IPCC Assessment report (SAR).

European data


Additional information

Global-warming potential (GWP) is a relative measure of how much heat a greenhouse gas traps in the atmosphere.

In this figure the GWP values used are the ones provided by the 2nd IPCC Assessment report (SAR).

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