TRANSPORT AND CARBON DIOXIDE EMISSION: THE BRAZILIAN CASE

The transport sector is one of the main contributors to the problem of greenhouse gas emissions in Brazil, and is responsible for 21% of the country's total energy consumption. This article discusses the environmental and health concerns posed by high levels of transport-generated greenhouse gases from motor vehicle traffic, and offers some potential alternative fuel concepts.

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: p. 333-342
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00960660
  • Record Type: Publication
  • ISBN: 1853129615
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 26 2003 12:00AM