Assessment of air quality bene fi ts from national air pollution control policies in China . Part I : Background , emission scenarios and evaluation of meteorological predictions

@inproceedings{Wang2010AssessmentOA,
  title={Assessment of air quality bene fi ts from national air pollution control policies in China . Part I : Background , emission scenarios and evaluation of meteorological predictions},
  author={Litao Wang and Carey J. Jang and Yang Zhang and Kai Wang and Qiang Zhang and David G Streets and Joshua S. Fu and Hongzhi Jia and Jeremy Schreifels and Kebin He and Jiming Hao and Yun-Fat Lam and Jerry Lin and Nicholas Meskhidze and Scott Voorhees and Dale Evarts and Sharon B. Phillips},
  year={2010}
}
Under the 11th Five Year Plan (FYP, 2006e2010) for national environmental protection by the Chinese government, the overarching goal for sulfur dioxide (SO2) controls is to achieve a total national emissions level of SO2 in 2010 10% lower than the level in 2005. A similar nitrogen oxides (NOx) emissions control plan is currently under development and could be enforced during the 12th FYP (2011e2015). In this study, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (U.S.EPA)’s Community Multi-Scale Air… CONTINUE READING