New Report Shows Higher Than Expected Greenhouse Gas Emissions From Oil
The report can be found online at: http://www.newfuelsalliance.org/NFA_PImpacts_v35.pdf.
“This report uncovers two things about oil: (1) that there are significant direct sources of emissions omitted from the current Low Carbon Fuel Standard, which means that the current ‘carbon score’ for oil under the LCFS is too low; and (2) that we have not even scratched the surface of understanding the secondary, economically-induced carbon impacts of petroleum,” said
The report shows, for example, that thermally-enhanced oil recovery in
SOURCE New Fuels Alliance