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STATISTIC DATA ON THE HVAC - HVAC&R MARKET IN EUROPE, MIDDLE-EAST AND AFRICA

CARBON CONTENT OF FOSSIL FUELS

1. Coal (average) = 25.4 metric tonnes carbon per terajoule (TJ)

  • ­ metric tonne coal = 746 kg carbon

2. Oil (average) = 19.9 metric tonnes carbon / TJ

  • ­ US gallon gasoline (0.833 Imperial gallon, 3.79 liter) = 2.42 kg carbon
  • ­ US gallon diesel/fuel oil (0.833 Imperial gallon, 3.79 liter) = 2.77 kg carbon

3. Natural gas (methane) = 14.4 metric tonnes carbon / TJ

  • ­ cubic meter natural gas (methane) = 0.49 kg carbon