Articles | Volume 21, issue 14
Research article
20 Jul 2021
Research article |  | 20 Jul 2021

The CO2 integral emission by the megacity of St Petersburg as quantified from ground-based FTIR measurements combined with dispersion modelling

Dmitry V. Ionov, Maria V. Makarova, Frank Hase, Stefani C. Foka, Vladimir S. Kostsov, Carlos Alberti, Thomas Blumenstock, Thorsten Warneke, and Yana A. Virolainen


Total article views: 2,698 (including HTML, PDF, and XML)
HTML PDF XML Total BibTeX EndNote
1,820 843 35 2,698 16 23
  • HTML: 1,820
  • PDF: 843
  • XML: 35
  • Total: 2,698
  • BibTeX: 16
  • EndNote: 23
Views and downloads (calculated since 02 Feb 2021)
Cumulative views and downloads (calculated since 02 Feb 2021)

Viewed (geographical distribution)

Total article views: 2,698 (including HTML, PDF, and XML) Thereof 2,758 with geography defined and -60 with unknown origin.
Country # Views %
  • 1


Latest update: 09 Dec 2023
Short summary
Megacities are a significant source of emissions of various substances in the atmosphere, including carbon dioxide, which is the most important anthropogenic greenhouse gas. In 2019–2020, the Emission Monitoring Mobile Experiment was carried out in St Petersburg, which is the second-largest industrial city in Russia. The results of this experiment, coupled with numerical modelling, helped to estimate the amount of CO2 emitted by the city. This value was twice as high as predicted.
Final-revised paper