EIA Estimates CO2 Emissions Fell 2.2% in 2019

The U.S. Energy Information Association forecasts a 2.2% decrease in CO2 emissions for 2019, once all the data is collected for the past 12 months. The decrease is due almost solely to fewer emissions from coal. This is especially noteworthy considering the U.S. continues to set records for energy use. 1/2/2020