No matter how well we do with controlling pollution from transportation and electric generation or kids will be in real trouble unless we deal with the 1/3 of US pollution that comes from heating.
Half a billion tons of CO2….
That’s how much pollution America’s 5.51 million oil-heated homes will emit over the next 10 years. .
And that’s just oil…
Heating’s Status Quo: Oil and Natural Gas
Today, the biggest trend in oil heating is to replace oil with natural gas. That’s better for the climate, right?
How clean can we heat with today’s technology?
It depends on the kind of house, the legacy heating system, and your location.