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European Commission proposes methane emissions limit on gas imports. Here's what to know

A herd of cows, with livestock being one of the largest contributors of methane emissions.

Agriculture is the leading source of the human-induced methane emissions responsible for about a quarter of total emissions. Image: Unsplash/Annie Spratt

Johnny Wood
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Global monthly mean CH4 methane
Methane contains more than 80 times the global warming potential of CO2 over a 20-year period. Image: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Human activity from agriculture and fossil fuel extraction are leading sources of methane emissions.
Human activity from agriculture and fossil fuel extraction are leading sources of methane emissions. Image: International Energy Agency

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