Philly Greenhouse Emissions Have Dropped 13%, Per DVRPC Report

By Dustin Slaughter

PlanPhilly reports on a study released by the Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission (DVRPC) this month. The study concluded that Philadelphia’s carbon emissions dropped by 13% between 2005 and 2010.

The main reason for the drop? The metro region’s “fuel mix changed, with a drop in market share for coal, and an increase for natural gas,” writes Jon Geeting.

Read the DVRPC’s study in full below, and more from PlanPhilly here.

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