The large contribution of projected HFC emissions to future climate forcing

  title={The large contribution of projected HFC emissions to future climate forcing},
  author={Guus J. M. Velders and David Fahey and John Daniel and Mack Mcfarland and Stephen Oliver Andersen},
  journal={Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences},
  pages={10949 - 10954}
The consumption and emissions of hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs) are projected to increase substantially in the coming decades in response to regulation of ozone depleting gases under the Montreal Protocol. The projected increases result primarily from sustained growth in demand for refrigeration, air-conditioning (AC) and insulating foam products in developing countries assuming no new regulation of HFC consumption or emissions. New HFC scenarios are presented based on current… Expand
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