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Electricity generation gives rise to negative impacts on the environment and human health throughout all stages of its life-cycle. To date, power generation remains the largest GHG-emitting sector in Europe. Carbon dioxide (CO2) is by far the most commonly-emitted GHG across the sector, being a product of combustion processes. An almost complete decarbonisation of the electricity sector is needed in
CO2 Intensity of Electricity Generationascii (.csv, .txt, .sql)
Published: 28 Feb 2020
Temporal coverage: 2017