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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 2,373 2,359 2,339 2,328
Natural gas 1,636 1,696 1,717 1,700
Coal 1,260 1,094 955 957
Total energy 5,280 5,160 5,022 4,997
Source: Short-Term Energy Outlook Renewables and Carbon Dioxide Emissions
Note: F= Forecast.

Analysis & Projections

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