Carbon Pollution in the Power Sector

The graph below displays annual metric tons of CO2 emissions from the total electric power sector a state or region.

Hover over a data point below to view the amount of carbon pollution emitted from the electricity sector in a given year. To temporarily remove a jurisdiction from the graph, click on the jurisdiction in the key below.

 

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Source: EIA, 2016.

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50 States Comparison Scatterplot

Compare states using two sets of criteria. Hover over a state's data point to see how they compare to other states in the chosen criteria.

Change the criteria using the drop down boxes to alter the variables in the graph below: