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Greenhouse gases - Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada (AAFC)

http://www.agr.gc.ca/eng/science-and-innovation/agricultural-practices/climate-change-and-agriculture/greenhouse-gases/?id=1329321969842

...Greenhouse gases Ten per cent of Canada's greenhouse gas emissions are from crop and livestock production, excluding emissions from the use of fossil fuels or from fertilizer production. The main gases emitted by agricultural activities are: Carbon dioxide (CO2), which is released during soil cultivation; Methane (CH4), which is associated with cattle

Latest environmental indicators

https://www.canada.ca/en/environment-climate-change/services/environmental-indicators/latest.html

Aug 29, 2019 ..., the spread of disease, the availability of water and the health of ecosystems. Temperature is also a key indicator of how the climate is changing in response to human emissions of greenhouse gases (GHGs), as increasing GHG concentrations result in warming of the lower atmosphere. Key results In Canada, the national average temperature for the year 2018 was 0.5

Canada-U.S. Freight Partnership to Save Fuel, Reduce Greenhouse Gases

https://www.canada.ca/en/news/archive/2005/09/canada-freight-partnership-save-fuel-reduce-greenhouse-gases.html

Sep 14, 2005 ...Canada-U.S. Freight Partnership to Save Fuel, Reduce Greenhouse Gases News Release DETROIT — Natural Resources Canada (NRCan) and the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will work jointly with North American freight and shipping industries to take voluntary actions to save fuel and reduce greenhouse gas emissions and other air pollutants

Frequently asked questions about climate change

https://www.canada.ca/en/environment-climate-change/services/climate-change/frequently-asked-questions.html

Nov 30, 2015 .... Climate change can be caused by natural processes, such as changes in the output of the sun and in the amount of volcanic dust in the atmosphere. It can also be affected by human activities. In particular, human activities that involve burning fossil fuels (eg. coal, oil) can change the composition of the atmosphere through emissions of greenhouse gases and other

Kyoto Protocol greenhouse gases and the Canadian Environmental Protection Act: chapter 2

https://www.canada.ca/en/environment-climate-change/services/canadian-environmental-protection-act-registry/publications/kyoto-protocol-greenhouse-gases/chapter-2.html

May 13, 2015 ...Kyoto Protocol greenhouse gases and the Canadian Environmental Protection Act: chapter 2 Previous page Table of contents Next page 2. IPCC Conclusions on Current and Future Climate Changes of Relevance to CEPA 2.1 Observed Climate Change and its Causes 2.2 Future Climate Change 2.3 IPCC Lexicon for Statements of Confidence and Likelihood By the operation

NEB - Canada’s non-hydro renewable power capacity continues to increase

https://www.cer-rec.gc.ca/bts/nws/nr/2017/nr49-eng.html

Aug 28, 2019 ... and hydro accounting for 58.8 per cent. When nuclear power generation is added, a total of 80.6 per cent of Canada’s electricity was non-emitting in terms of greenhouse gases. The long term trend in Canada since 2005 has been increased power generation from natural gas and wind, and decreased generation from coal. In 2016, total Canadian natural gas-fired power

Canada's New Government provides online tool to help cities reduce greenhouse gases and polluting emissions

https://www.canada.ca/en/news/archive/2006/11/canada-new-government-provides-online-tool-help-cities-reduce-greenhouse-gases-polluting-emissions.html

Nov 14, 2006 ...Canada's New Government provides online tool to help cities reduce greenhouse gases and polluting emissions News Release No. H145/06For release November 14, 2006 CANADA'S NEW GOVERNMENT PROVIDES ONLINE TOOL TO HELP CITIES REDUCE GREENHOUSE GASES AND POLLUTING EMISSIONS OTTAWA − Transport Canada has launched a new online tool that helps cities estimate

Climate indicators

https://www.canada.ca/en/environment-climate-change/services/environmental-indicators/climate.html

Jul 23, 2019 ...Climate indicators Greenhouse gases Greenhouse gas emissions (updated April 2019) Greenhouse gas emissions from large facilities (updated April 2019) Global greenhouse gas emissions (updated April 2019) Carbon dioxide emissions from a consumption perspective (updated February 2017) Climate change Temperature change in Canada (updated May 2019) Precipitation

Canadian Greenhouse Gas Measurement Program

https://www.canada.ca/en/environment-climate-change/services/climate-change/science-research-data/greenhouse-gases-aerosols-monitoring/canadian-greenhouse-gas-measurement-program.html

Aug 9, 2017 ...Canadian Greenhouse Gas Measurement Program Environment and Climate Change Canada's Greenhouse Gas Measurement Program operates a network of stations to measure atmospheric levels of greenhouse gases at coastal, interior, and arctic regions in Canada. The data are used to: Identify trends, seasonal variability, and the spatial distribution of greenhouse

Harper Government taking early action to stop increase in emissions from world's most potent and fastest-growing greenhouse gases

https://www.canada.ca/en/news/archive/2014/12/harper-government-taking-early-action-stop-increase-emissions-world-most-potent-fastest-growing-greenhouse-gases.html

Dec 5, 2014 ...Harper Government taking early action to stop increase in emissions from world's most potent and fastest-growing greenhouse gases News Release New measures planned to control manufacture, import and certain uses of hydrofluorocarbons December 5, 2014 – Ottawa, Ontario – Environment Canada Environment Minister Leona Aglukkaq announced today the Government

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