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Black Carbon Emissions in Asia: Sources, Impacts, and Abatement Opportunities

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This report examines black carbon emissions from the residential, transport, and industrial sectors in Asia. Cookstoves in residential homes are a major emitter of black carbon. The report focuses on black carbon's environmental impact, and it examines possible solutions and case studies for cleaner burning cookstoves as an attractive near-term climate-change mitigation strategy for the region.