Organisation: European Commission, Joint Research Centre
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Title: EDGARv4.1 Emission Maps


The Emissions Database for Global Atmospheric Research (EDGAR) provides global past and present day anthropogenic emissions of greenhouse gases and air pollutants by country and on spatial grid. The current development of EDGAR is a joint project of the European Commission JRC Joint Research Centre and the Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency (PBL).

Greet Janssens-Maenhout
How to cite
Janssens-Maenhout, Greet (2010):  EDGARv4.1 Emission Maps. European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID:
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Data access

  • EDGARv4.1 Emission Maps NetCDF

    Annual gridded emission by compound and selected sectors are available for download in 3 different spatial resolutions: 0.1 x 0.1 degree (as zipped txt file, emission value representing lower left corner of grid cell); 0.1 x 0.1 degree (netcdf); 0.5 x 0.5 degree (netcdf); 1.0 x 1.0 degree (netcdf).

Additional information
Issue date 2010-07-31
Landing page
Geographic area World
Temporal coverage

From: 1970-01-01 – To: 2005-12-31

Update frequency irregular
Language English
Data theme(s) Environment; Science and technology
EuroVoc domain(s) 36 SCIENCE; 52 ENVIRONMENT

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