Fact #479: July 23, 2007
U.S. Carbon Dioxide Emissions by Sector, 1990-2006
Emissions of carbon dioxide from the commercial sector increased by about 34% from 1990 to 2006. The transportation and residential sectors increased carbon dioxide emissions by about 25% over the same period. The industrial sector was the only sector to decrease carbon dioxide emissions.
|Energy Sector||Total Percent Change|
Source: U.S. Department of Energy, Energy Information Administration.