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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 2,355 2,342 2,344
Natural gas 1,636 1,684 1,735 1,697
Coal 1,260 1,084 935 951
Total energy 5,280 5,135 5,024 5,003
Source: Short-Term Energy Outlook Renewables and Carbon Dioxide Emissions
Note: F= Forecast.

Analysis & Projections

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