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The U.S. ranks 3rd in carbon footprint

21 January 2011 Leave a comment

According to the Global Footprint Network, in 2007 the United States had a carbon footprint of 5.57 global hectares per capita, which makes the United States rank third out of one hundred fifty-two countries ranked in that category. Qatar ranks first, with a carbon footprint of 8.13 global hectares per capita.

The U.S. ranks 3rd in carbon footprint

21 January 2009 Leave a comment

According to the Global Footprint Network, the United States ranks third among all countries in terms of the size of its carbon footprint. The United Arab Emirates ranks first.

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