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Current Issues & Trends

Recent Data

Carbon dioxide emissions by fuel
million metric tons
  2018 2019 2020F 2021F
Petroleum and other liquid fuels 2,374 2,354 2,085 2,260
Natural gas 1,636 1,689 1,628 1,573
Coal 1,260 1,076 832 917
Total energy 5,281 5,130 4,556 4,761
Source: Short-Term Energy Outlook Renewables and Carbon Dioxide Emissions
Note: F= Forecast.

Analysis & Projections

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