CO2 Emission Estimates from Fossil-Fuel Burning, Hydraulic Cement Production, and Gas Flaring for 1995 on a 1 Degree Grid, CDIAC/NDP058AEntry ID: CDIAC_NDP058A
Abstract: The Numeric Data Package (NDP-058A) presents the gridded (one degree latitude by one degree longitude) summed emissions from fossil-fuel burning, hydraulic cement production and gas flaring for 1995. Analogous to the data presented in NDP-058 (See:
includes estimates for 1950, 1960, 1970, 1980, and 1990), national
emission estimates ... from the 1995 United Nations Energy Statistics
Database (U.N., 1997), hydraulic cement production estimates from the U.S. Department of Interior's Bureau of Mines (USDO, 1995), and supplemental data on gas flaring from the U.S. Department of Energy's Energy Information Administration were processed by Marland et al. (1997) following the methods of Marland and Rotty (1984). The only change in the methodology used to calculate the national CO2 emission estimates for 1995 was the implementation of separate carbon coefficients for soft and hard coal; the emissions estimates in NDP058 were calculated using a single carbon coefficient to characterize the
carbon content of all coals.
To distribute the national emission estimates from 1995 within each country, the population data base developed by Li (1996a) and
documented by CDIAC (DB1016: Li, 1996;
http://cdiac.esd.ornl.gov/ndps/db1016.html) was used as
proxy. Previously, Andres et al. (1996) had used a 1984 human population data set (Goddard Institute of Space Studies, Lerner et
al., 1988) as proxy for gridding the 1950 through 1990 emission
estimates within countries. The structure of the gridded 1995 emission data file differs, consequently, from the 1950-1990 gridded emission files (CDIAC: NDP-058) in that individual grid cells may have been partitioned into more than one country analogous to Li's population
This database (NDP-058A) and the related NDP-058 and NDP-030/R8 are available free of charge from CDIAC.
Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: A.L. Brenkert
Dataset Title: Carbon Dioxide Emission Estimates from Fossil-Fuel Burning, Hydraulic Cement Production, and Gas Flaring for 1995 on a One Degree Grid Cell Basis
Dataset Series Name: Numeric Data Package NDP-058A
Dataset Release Date: March 1998
Dataset Release Place: Oak Ridge, TN
Dataset Publisher: Carbon Dioxide Information Analysis Center (CDIAC)
Issue Identification: NDP-058AOnline Resource: http://cdiac.esd.ornl.gov/ndps/ndp058a.html
Start Date: 1995-01-01Stop Date: 1995-12-31
Latitude Resolution: 1 degree
Longitude Resolution: 1 degree
Temporal Resolution: annual
ATMOSPHERE > AIR QUALITY > EMISSIONS
ATMOSPHERE > ATMOSPHERIC CHEMISTRY > TRACE GASES/TRACE SPECIES
HUMAN DIMENSIONS > ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACTS > FOSSIL FUEL BURNING
HUMAN DIMENSIONS > ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACTS > GAS FLARING
HUMAN DIMENSIONS > ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACTS > INDUSTRIAL EMISSIONS
HUMAN DIMENSIONS > POPULATION > POPULATION DISTRIBUTION
ATMOSPHERE > ATMOSPHERIC CHEMISTRY > CARBON AND HYDROCARBON COMPOUNDS > CARBON DIOXIDE
HUMAN DIMENSIONS > PUBLIC HEALTH
HUMAN DIMENSIONS > ECONOMIC RESOURCES > ENERGY PRODUCTION/USE > NATURAL GAS PRODUCTION/USE
HUMAN DIMENSIONS > ECONOMIC RESOURCES > ENERGY PRODUCTION/USE > OIL PRODUCTION/USE
HUMAN DIMENSIONS > ECONOMIC RESOURCES > ENERGY PRODUCTION/USE > COAL PRODUCTION/USE
Quality See: http://cdiac.esd.ornl.gov/ftp/ndp058a/ndp058a.txt for
documentation on quality checks performed by CDIAC on this database.
Access Constraints None
Use Constraints None
Data Set Progress
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Email: azt at ornl.gov
Carbon Dioxide Information Analysis Center (CDIAC) Oak Ridge National Laboratory
City: Oak Ridge
Province or State: TN
Postal Code: 37830-6335
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Email: gsfc-gcmduso at mail.nasa.gov
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