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Maine led nation for drop in fossil-fuel carbon emissions

Maine’s carbon dioxide emissions dropped the most of any state from 2000 to 2013, according to an analysis of fossil fuel-related emissions by the U.S. Energy Information Administration. The analysis factors in total emissions from burning fossil fuels and does not include generation from biomass, which made up about 27.3 percent of the state’s total generation capacity in 2013. Maine was […]