Examples of emission in a Sentence
trying to reduce the emission of greenhouse gases
Recent Examples of emission from the Web
Unless countries can make swift progress on cutting greenhouse gas emissions, of course.
As interest in climate change tails off, capitalism and free-market economies will continue to develop new and cheaper forms of emission-free energy.
European cars are broken into numbered groups based on emission standards.
Besides its test of the electric shuttles, Hochbahn also plans to only buy emission-free buses by 2020, said spokeswoman Constanze Dinse.
California Governor Jerry Brown said in an interview Wednesday that the state won’t give in to demands that its auto-emission standards be watered down and is prepared to litigate the matter until Trump is out of office.
So far, however, inadequate global plans to cut emissions suggest temperatures could rise 3 degrees or more.
As Reuters reports, the measure is expected to cut the state’s household emissions.
The rules go into place in 2020 and are part of the state’s ambitious efforts to cut greenhouse gas emissions.
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EMISSION Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of emission for English Language Learners
: the act of producing or sending out something (such as energy or gas) from a source
: something sent out or given off
EMISSION Defined for Kids
Definition of emission for Students
- The energy plant is reducing the emission of harmful gases.
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