MTCDE

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MTCDEMetric Tons of Carbon Dioxide Equivalent
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EPA reported the award-year's winning projects will prevent the emission of 165,600 metric tons of carbon dioxide equivalent annually.
This tool, which calculates emissions in metric tons of carbon equivalent, metric tons of carbon dioxide equivalent and energy units (million BTUs) is available as an online calculator or a free download at www.
Over the last 20 years, LMOP-assisted projects have reduced and avoided more than 345 million metric tons of carbon dioxide equivalent.
These efforts decreased greenhouse emissions by more than 105 metric tons of carbon dioxide equivalent, equates to the annual greenhouse gas emissions produced from the consumption of nearly 12,000 gallons of gasoline, EPA reported.
Since 2009, USDA conservation programs have helped American producers install practices that have reduced net greenhouse gas emissions by over 416 million metric tons of carbon dioxide equivalent, or approximately 60 million metric tons per year -- the equivalent of taking 12.
If supermarkets nationwide reduced the amount of refrigerant they leak to the current GreenChill partner average, they could avoid $169 million in refrigerant replacement costs while preventing the annual emission of about 29 million metric tons of carbon dioxide equivalent (MMTCO2eq).
2 metric tons of carbon dioxide equivalent (mtCO2e) up to 2012 and 3 millions tons up to 2015.
This action is estimated to reduce greenhouse gases by up to 42 million metric tons of carbon dioxide equivalent by 2020, equal to the carbon dioxide emissions from the annual electricity use of more than five million homes.
The project would likely reduce greenhouse gas emissions by more than 224,000 metric tons of carbon dioxide equivalent by 2020.