IEA releases latest estimates on CO2 emissions from fuel combustion

6 October 2010

In the build-up to the UN climate negotiations in Cancún, the latest information on the level and growth of CO2 emissions, their source and geographic distribution are essential elements in laying the foundation for a global agreement. To provide input and support for the UN process the IEA is making available for free download the highlights of CO2 Emissions from Fuel Combustion.

This annual publication contains estimates of CO2 emissions by country from 1971 to 2008 and selected indicators such as CO2 per unit of GDP, per capita, by kilowatt-hour of electricity and by total primary energy supply.