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Booming tourism emits 8% of greenhouse gases, study shows

  • Source:www.channelnewsasia.com
  • Date:2018-05-08 17:46
 

BONN, Germany: Tourism is responsible for a 12th of world greenhouse gas emissions, and a vacation boom is complicating a global drive to slow climate change, scientists said on Monday (May 7).

Emissions from tourism, mostly by domestic travellers, were highest in the United States, China, Germany and India, according to a review of 160 nations led by the University of Sydney and published in the journal Nature Climate Change.

  • Source:www.channelnewsasia.com
  • Date:2018-05-08 17:46
Key Words:emissions,said,tourism,greenhouse,Sydney
 
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