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Special Issue "Greenhouse Gas Emission: Sources, Monitoring and Control"
A special issue of Atmosphere (ISSN 2073-4433). This special issue belongs to the section "Air Pollution Control".
Deadline for manuscript submissions: 30 September 2023 | Viewed by 262
Special Issue Editors
Interests: atmospheric chemistry; greenhouse gas; satellite observations; numerical simulation; data assimilation
Interests: data assimilation; atmospheric chemistry; greenhouse gas
Interests: adsorption; energy; porous materials; renewable energy technologies; energy modeling; heavy metals; soil remediation
Special Issue Information
Observations show that the atmospheric greenhouse gas (GHG) burden surges, contrary to pathways compatible with the Paris Agreement. Emergency actions are, thus, required to bring GHG back to a climate-neutral pathway. In recent years, substantial advances have been made toward greenhouse gas monitoring from ground, air and space. Particularly, very high spatial, temporal or spectral resolution measurements can fill important observational gaps in the identification and quantification of greenhouse gas emissions. Subsequent numerical simulations constrained by emerging measurements would help re-think the greenhouse gas burden from urban and regional to global scales. Regarding anthropogenic sources, such as power plants, coal mines, landfills and other fossil fuel industries, emission reduction measures are facilitated by technical advances at an ever-increasing speed. By comparison, efforts to reduce emissions from biogenic sources, such as wetlands, have received less attention but are becoming more feasible. It should be noted that emerging advances generally fail in sound uncertainty assessments and large-scope applications, which should, thus, be verified in abundant real cases. Moreover, there is no single magic bullet, but promoting a wide array of monitoring, measures and policies for emission reductions could significantly mitigate the global greenhouse gas burden in a cost-effective way and thereby, approach the climate-neutral aim.
Dr. Pengfei Li
Dr. Liqiang Wang
Dr. Jingzhao Lu
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- measurements of greenhouse gas emissions from ground, air and space
- estimates of greenhouse gas emission burdens from urban and regional to global scales
- cost-effective measures for greenhouse gas emission mitigation
- evidence for abnormal greenhouse gas emissions
- contributions of anthropogenic/biogenic sources to greenhouse gas burdens