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How do I find the largest emitter in my state?
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This page provides step-by-step instructions for finding the largest emitter in a particular state.

Step 1. Go to the FLIGHT

When you first enter the Facility Level Information on Greenhouse Gases Tool (FLIGHT), you will be presented with two search options:

  1. View all U.S. Facility Data by map
  2. View Facilities in your State

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Step 2. Select a state

Use the "View Facilities in your State" search option to choose a state from the drop-down menu.

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Step 3. Switch from Map View to List view (by facility)

Click the "List" button in the upper right hand corner.

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Step 4. Identify the largest emitter

Click the total reported emissions column header to sort the list. Clicking it once will sort from smallest to largest, a second time will sort from largest to smallest. The facility at the top of list is the largest emitter in the selected state.

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To view additional details for a facility, simply click the name of the facility in the left most column. 

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Then click on the facility in the listing below.

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