International study identifies 14 key measures to reduce methane and black carbon emissions; reduction in projected global mean warming of ~0.5 °C by 2050
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JANUARY 13, 2012
The others target emissions from incomplete combustion and include technical measures (set “Tech”), covering diesel vehicles, clean-burning biomass stoves, brick kilns, and coke ovens, as well as primarily regulatory measures (set “Reg”), including banning agricultural waste burning, eliminating high-emitting vehicles, and providing modern cooking and heating. National benefits of the CH 4 plus BC measures versus the reference scenario.