Carbon emissions have risen from about 2.5 gigatons per year in the late 1950s to 9 gigatons per year in the early 2000s. This graph shows a breakdown of carbon emissions by their source. Source: Data from Oak Ridge National Laboratory. Originally uploaded in CLEAN:Teaching Climate and Energy.
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