DNR Requests Comments on Draft Greenhouse Gas Emissions
Posted: 12/06/2012
DES MOINES ― The DNR seeks comments on its draft of the legislatively mandated 2011 Iowa Greenhouse Gas Inventory Report.

Interested parties may review the draft report available on the DNR website at  www.iowadnr.gov/InsideDNR/RegulatoryAir/GreenhouseGasEmissions/GHGInventories.aspx. The DNR seeks information or suggestions that would improve the accuracy of the report. Send corrections or comments to Marnie Stein at Marnie.Stein@dnr.iowa.gov  by 4:30 p.m., Dec. 20, 2012.  
When published, this will be the sixth greenhouse gas inventory conducted for Iowa. The inventory is a policy-neutral calculation of Iowa greenhouse gas emissions in 2011, which includes various sectors, such as: agriculture, fossil fuel combustion, industrial processes, natural gas transmission and distribution, transportation and waste. It also includes carbon sinks from land use, land use change and forestry.