Economic Recovery Spurs Regrowth of CO2

June 2012
USA Today Magazine;Jun2012, Vol. 140 Issue 2805, p4
The article reports on the increased global atmospheric levels of carbon dioxide CO2 emissions from 2010-2011 spurred by economic recovery, according to findings of a research study conducted by the Worldwatch Institute in Washington, D.C.


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