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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 2,075 2,257
Natural gas 1,636 1,689 1,641 1,562
Coal 1,260 1,076 780 944
Total energy 5,281 5,130 4,507 4,775
Source: Short-Term Energy Outlook Renewables and Carbon Dioxide Emissions
Note: F= Forecast.

Analysis & Projections

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