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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 2,365 2,054 2,248
Natural gas 1,636 1,689 1,665 1,563
Coal 1,260 1,076 875 1,033
Total energy 5,281 5,142 4,606 4,855
Source: Short-Term Energy Outlook Renewables and Carbon Dioxide Emissions
Note: F= Forecast.

Analysis & Projections

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