Record Greenhouse Gas Emissions in 2010

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Carbon-dioxide emission levels are once again on the rise following a slight decrease in 2009. The International Energy Agency (IEA) reports that worldwide emissions totaled 30.6 billion metric tons in 2010, a new record and a 5% increase over 2009. Some experts were hoping that the global recession experienced in 2009 would lead to decreased and more efficient energy use. …