Appendix C. ACRONYMS AND ABBREVIATIONS




AGBMAd Hoc Group on the Berlin Mandate
CHPcombined heat and power
CNGcompressed natural gas
COPConference of the Parties
FAOUN Food and Agriculture Organization
FCCCUN Framework Convention on Climate Change
GDPgross domestic product
GEFGlobal Environment Facility
GHGgreenhouse gas
GWPglobal warming potential
HDVheavy duty vehicle
ICAOUN International Civil Aviation Organization
IEAInternational Energy Agency
IGCCintegrated gasification combined cycle
IPCCIntergovernmental Panel on Climate Change
ISOInternational Standards Organization
LDVlight duty vehicle
LESSLow CO2-Emitting Energy Supply System
LNGliquid natural gas
LPGliquefied petroleum gas
NGOnon-governmental organization
OECDOrganisation for Economic Cooperation and Development
PPPpurchasing power parity
PURPAPublic Utilities Regulatory Policy Act
R&Dresearch and development
RD&Dresearch, development, and demonstration
SARSecond Assessment Report
SPMSummary for Policymakers
TPDtons per day
UNITARUN Institute for Training and Research
US IJIU.S. Initiative on Joint Implementation

Chemical Symbols
CFCchlorofluorocarbon
CFC-14carbon tetrafluoride (CF4)
CFC-116hexafluoroethylene (C2F6)
C2F6hexafluoroethylene (CFC- 116)
CF4carbon tetrafluoride (CFC-14)
CH4methane
CO2carbon dioxide
HCFChydrochlorofluorocarbon
HFChydrofluorocarbon
N2Onitrous oxide
NOxnitrogen oxides
PFCperfluorocarbon
SF6sulfur hexafluoride
SO2sulfur dioxide


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