U.S. Slashes Carbon Emissions Forecast as People Stay Home

Bloomberg | Apr 7, 2020 at 5:10 PM
  • Greenhouse gas emissions from power plants, cars and other sources in the U.S. are forecast to decline by a whopping 7.5% this year as people use less energy amid a slowing economy and stay-at-home restrictions put in place due to the coronavirus, according to Energy Department data released Tuesday.