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NASA satellite finds oil sands emissions similar to large power plant, medium-sized city

NASA satellite finds oil sands emissions similar to large power plant, medium-sized city

“For both oil sands gases, the levels are comparable to what satellites see over a large power plant—or for nitrogen dioxide, comparable to what they see over some medium-sized cities” – McLinden Using data from a NASA satellite, researchers have found that the emission of pollutants from oil sands mining operations in Canada’s Alberta Province are comparable […]

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