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List: Top Ten Top 10 Global Energy Resources by Energy Production

Date: 1998

Source: Bjorn Lomborg: 'The Skeptical Environmentalist' (Cambridge University Press)

Base: All energy sources used by mankind.

Notes: Traditional forms of energy (*) would include such sources as fuelwood and charcoal.

Energy Source

% of Total Production

Oil

37.5

Gas

21.1

Coal

21.8

Hydro

6.6

Traditional*

6.4

Nuclear

6.0

Biomass

0.4

Geothermal

0.12

Wind

0.04

Solar

0.009


 
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