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Current Issues & Trends

Recent Data

Carbon dioxide emissions by fuel
million metric tons
  2017 2018 2019F 2020F
Petroleum and other liquid fuels 2,329 2,373 2,357 2,356
Natural gas 1,475 1,636 1,703 1,736
Coal 1,316 1,260 1,133 986
Total energy 5,131 5,280 5,204 5,089
Source: Short-Term Energy Outlook Renewables and Carbon Dioxide Emissions
Note: F= Forecast.

Analysis & Projections

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