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The Impact of Fossil Fuels in Buildings

A tenth of total US carbon emissions come from burning fossil fuels – primarily gas… AlabamaAlaskaArizonaArkansasCaliforniaColoradoConnecticutDelawareFloridaGeorgiaHawaiiIdahoIllinoisIndianaIowaKansasKentuckyLouisianaMaineMarylandMassachusettsMichiganMinnesotaMississippiMissouriMontanaNebraskaNevadaNew HampshireNew JerseyNew MexicoNew YorkNorth CarolinaNorth DakotaOhioOklahomaOregonPennsylvaniaPuerto RicoRhode IslandSouth CarolinaSouth DakotaTennesseeTexasUtahVermontVirginiaWashingtonDistrict of ColumbiaWest VirginiaWisconsinWyoming *… With today’s electric grid, building electrification reduces greenhouse gas emissions Select your state below to… 10 states are responsible for 56% of direct building emissions nationally Note: excludes methane leakage… Gas distribution system expenditures have tripled between 2009 and 2017, to $14.9 billion per year… Read More

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