The category /business/energy/stationaryCombustion/epa/petroleum contains data on the emissions associated with the burning of petroleum-derived fuels (e.g. distillate and residual fuels, liquefied petroleum fuels, kerosene), sourced from the US Environmental Protection Agency's Climate Leaders initiative.
To use this category, select the type of petroleum product using the type and subtype drill choices. Next specify the quantity of fuel consumed using either the energyConsumed or volume profile item values.
Emissions of CH4 and N2O vary according to the specific burning context under consideration. Users can specify the burning context using the burningContext profile item value with one of the following valid parameters;