The National Academies: What You Need To Know About Energy

The National Academies

What You Need To Know About Energy

Letter Report on Review of Research Proposals on Carbon Management (2003)

Following NRC’s report Novel Approaches to Carbon Management: Separation, Capture, Sequestration, and Conversion to Useful Products, which summarized the results of a workshop on promising lines of research, DOE then requested NRC to follow up in two ways: by providing ratings and a summary technical assessment of proposals on novel approaches to carbon management received by the DOE Office of Fossil Energy. This letter report presents a discussion of the proposal review process that the NRC committee used, along with the ratings and summary assessments.

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In the United States, which economic sector releases the most CO2?

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    In the United States, the transportation sector releases the most CO2. In 2006, the transportation sector released nearly 2 billion metric tons of carbon dioxide, nearly all of which was from oil.

  • Sorry, that’s incorrect.

    In the United States, the transportation sector releases the most CO2. In 2006, the transportation sector released nearly 2 billion metric tons of carbon dioxide, nearly all of which was from oil.

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    In the United States, the transportation sector releases the most CO2. In 2006, the transportation sector released nearly 2 billion metric tons of carbon dioxide, nearly all of which was from oil.

  • Sorry, that’s incorrect.

    In the United States, the transportation sector releases the most CO2. In 2006, the transportation sector released nearly 2 billion metric tons of carbon dioxide, nearly all of which was from oil.