UMass Amherst Study: Wealthiest 10% of Americans Responsible for 40% of U.S. Greenhouse Gas Emissions

According to a new University of Massachusetts Amherst (UMass Amherst) study, Americans whose income is in the top 10 percent are responsible for 40 percent of the total greenhouse gas emissions in the country. It’s the first study to connect income with the emissions used to generate it. Learn MORE.