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BUILDINGS: The Biggest Impact On Greenhouse Gas

By Cara Spencer Director of the Building Energy Exchange St. Louis,

When people think of greenhouse gas emissions, they often think of large vehicles and big factories. But buildings make up 39% of all GHG in the U.S. In cities, that percentage is even higher. In the city of St. Louis, for example, buildings produce a whopping 80% of the greenhouse gases emitted into our community!

Published by The Healthy Planet February 29th, 2022 and filed under March 2022


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