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New York City's Carbon Footprint

Caption: A CoolClimate Map of New York City's carbon footprint by zipcode tabulation area shows a pattern typical of large metropolitan areas: a small footprint in the urban core but a large footprint in surrounding suburbs.

Credit: Daniel Kammen and Christopher Jones, UC Berkeley

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