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U.S. offshores 15% of its carbon emissions, not 20% as originally stated

February 6, 2009


Two weeks ago, I published a post that claimed that the U.S. had offshored just over 18% of its carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions. I was wrong – it’s only 15%. The problem was in how I calculated the CO2 emissions of other countries. Instead of using actual estimates of CO2 emissions (publicly available at the […]