|Table 9.1. Emissions from Energy Consumption at|
|Conventional Power Plants and Combined-Heat-and-Power|
|Plants, 2001 through 2011 (Thousand Metric Tons)|
|Year||Carbon Dioxide (CO2)||Sulfur Dioxide (SO2)||Nitrogen Oxides (NOx)|
The emissions data presented include total emissions from both electricity generation and the production of useful thermal output.
See Appendix A, Technical Notes, for a description of the sources and methodology used to develop the emissions estimates.
Source: Calculations made by the Office of Electricity, Renewables, and Uranium Statistics, U.S. Energy Information Administration.