Action plan to ta上海乌托邦女神会所thane emissions

hina’s top enviro上海乌托邦女神会所nmental watchdog has pledged to make a greater effort to control emissions of methane,

a more potent greenhouse gas than carbon dioxide, by enhancing monitoring capability and drafting an action plan.

“To meet domestic and international needs for tackling climate cha

nge, the ministry will list methane as a key target in its work of controlling non-carbon dioxide g

reenhouse gases,” Jiang Zhaoli, deputy head of the department of climate change at the Ministry of Ecology and En

vironment, said at a forum on Wednesday recognizing National Low Carbon Day.

Methane is over 20 times more powerful than carbon dioxide in warming the earth.

While conducting research on major sources of methane and reduction of emissions, the minist

ry will also endeavor to get more exact data through monitoring to serve decision-making, he said.

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