Al Gore launches new emissions tool at COP27

More than 72,000 emissions sources will be monitored by the new program. Source: Reuters

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AL GORE: Here's what we're delivering today-- a complete inventory of the significant emission sites in 241 countries and territories, 194 member nations, emissions from every major sector and subsector, the largest individual sources in 20 subsectors, including more than 72,000 of the largest individual point sources and all of the significant greenhouse gases on a 20-year and 100-year average.

- You are making it more difficult to greenwash or, to be more clear, to cheat. One of the most striking early insights from this work is the scale of emissions from oil and gas production, particularly those that have not yet been previously reported.