Emission Factor: Grid mix

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 nameSourceYearRegionUnit Type
Grid mix
EPA2022United StatesEnergy

Emission intensity of electicity for the United States as reported for 2022 based on 2020 statistics. Retrieved from the eGRID2020 Data File (xlsx) file published by the US EPA at the source URL.

ACTIVITY ID
electricity-energy_source_grid_mix
UUID
95dbf1e9-3f54-4dea-b15c-f1a14ee31d83
SOURCEEPA
YEAR RELEASED2022
REGIONUnited States (US)
SECTOREnergy
CATEGORYElectricity
UNIT TYPE(S)
EMISSION FACTORS
  • CO2e:0.373138kg/kWh
  • CO2:0.371173 kg/kWh
  • CH4:0.000029 kg/kWh
  • N2O:0.000004 kg/kWh
CO2e CALCULATION
  • Method applied: AR4
  • Methods supported: AR4, AR5
  • Origin: Source
LCA ACTIVITYelectricity_generation
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