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Dirty coal is here to stay
Coal producers already taking advantage of the oil shortage and might even more in the future. Visualizing main production basins and major consumers.
04 Jun 2008 - by Emmanuelle Bournay, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
Carbon inventory
Carbon stored by forests, Distribution of carbon inventory and Carbon inventory up to 2100.
04 Jun 2008 - by Emmanuelle Bournay, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
Do you really save time?
Train versus plane in a busy world. Schedules provided for train and plane for the following routes: New York-Washington D.C., Tokyo-Osaka, Paris-London and Hamburg-Münich.
04 Jun 2008 - by Emmanuelle Bournay, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
Certified Emission Reductions
One certified emission reduction unit is equivalent to a one-tonne reduction in greenhouse gas emissions (measured in CO2 equivalent).
04 Jun 2008 - by Emmanuelle Bournay, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
Turn it off!
Household appliances with a standby mode and CO2 emissions from standby mode. Displayed in million tonnes per year for various countries all around the world.
04 Jun 2008 - by Emmanuelle Bournay, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
Climate change global processes and effects
Climate change global processes and effects involving human activities, main climate features and major threats.
04 Jun 2008 - by Emmanuelle Bournay, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
Eco-design strategies
You do always have the option of remembering how much energy went into building your house.
04 Jun 2008 - by Emmanuelle Bournay, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
Accounting units
Countries that are signatories to the Kyoto Protocol have a tool for helping them in the Emissions Trading Scheme. In the Kyoto scheme each allowance is called an Assigned Amount Unit (AAU). Each entity equals one tonne ...
04 Jun 2008 - by Emmanuelle Bournay, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
Energy consumption by usage in a building
Buildings (residential and commercial) account for 10 to 15% of all greenhouse gas emissions, including almost 70% carbon dioxide and 25% methane.
04 Jun 2008 - by Emmanuelle Bournay, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
Animal proteins: the good, the bad and the ugly
Meat imports in 2005 and Meat consumption displayed as kilograms of CO2 equivalents per 100 kilocalories of product for major countries around the world.
04 Jun 2008 - by Emmanuelle Bournay, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
Global poverty-biodiversity map
This map may be used to show areas in which biodiversity is threatened. Areas where high poverty and high population density coincides with high biodiversity may indicate areas in which poor people likely have no other c...
04 Oct 2005 - by Hugo Ahlenius, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
Global development and biodiversity
Some of the world's least developed countries are located in hotspot areas of high importance for biodiversity. This map displays Human Development Index (UNDP) by country and hotspot regions overlaid on that.
04 Oct 2005 - by Hugo Ahlenius, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
Generation of Hazardous Wastes and Other Wastes (Belgium Excluded) by Y Categories in 1997 in Million Metric Tonnes
This graphic shows the generation of hazardous wastes and other wastes by Y categories in 1997, in millions of metric tonnes, by some of the parties to the Basel Convention on the Control of Transboundary Movements of Ha...
06 Mar 2006 - by UNEP/GRID-Arendal
Transboundary Movement of Hazardous Wastes and Other Wastes from Non-OECD Countries to OECD Countries in 1997
This graphic shows the total transboundary movement in 1997 of hazardous wastes and other wastes from non-OECD to OECD countries that were reporting parties in 1997 to the Basel Convention on the Control of Transboundary...
06 Mar 2006 - by UNEP/GRID-Arendal
Transboundary Movement of Hazardous Wastes and Other Wastes among OECD Countries in 1997
This graphic shows the total transboundary movement in 1997 of hazardous wastes and other wastes among OECD countries that were reporting parties in 1997 to the Basel Convention on the Control of Transboundary Movements ...
06 Mar 2006 - by UNEP/GRID-Arendal
Transboundary Movement of Hazardous Wastes from OECD to Non-OECD Countries in 1997
This graphic shows the total amount of hazardous wastes transferred from OECD to non-OECD countries that were reporting parties, as of 1997, to the Basel Convention on the Control of Transboundary Movements of Hazardous ...
06 Mar 2006 - by UNEP/GRID-Arendal
Disposal Operations in 1997 in Million Metric Tonnes
This figure shows the total amounts of hazardous waste disposed of through 16 different methods in 1997 by parties to the Basel Convention on the Control of Transboundary Movements of Hazardous Wastes and Their Disposal....
06 Mar 2006 - by UNEP/GRID-Arendal
Reporting Parties on Export Data in 1997
This graphic shows, as of 1997, which of the parties to the Basel Convention on the Control of Transboundary Movements of Hazardous Wastes and Their Disposal had reported [export] data, which had reported that there was ...
06 Mar 2006 - by UNEP/GRID-Arendal
Recycling operations in 1997
This graphic presents the 1997 status of recycling operations, by recycling category, and broken down by imports and exports. R4 has the highest reported data, with more than sixhundred thousand metric tonnes of waste.
06 Mar 2006 - by Philippe Rekacewicz, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
Transboundary Movement of Hazardous Wastes from OECD to Non-OECD Countries in 1997
This graphic shows the total amount of hazardous wastes transferred from OECD to non-OECD countries that were reporting parties, as of 1997, to the Basel Convention on the Control of Transboundary Movements of Hazardous ...
06 Mar 2006 - by Philippe Rekacewicz, UNEP/GRID-Arendal