Congressional Member’s Report Card

Our Environment’s Reality?

Climate Change

EVIDENCE OF CLIMATE CHANGE – TEMP & CO2

  • The world’s countries emit vastly different amounts of heat-trapping gases into the atmosphere. The picture that emerges from these figures is one where—in general— developed countries and major emerging economy nations lead in total carbon dioxide emissions.
  • Developed nations typically have high carbon dioxide emissions per capita, while some developing countries lead in the growth rate of carbon dioxide emissions.

SHARE OF CO2 EMISSIONS

SHARE OF CO2 EMISSIONS