Key Facts
The U.S. produces more oil and natural gas and holds more recoverable coal than any other country in the world.
More than 80% of the energy that we consume and many of the products that we use every day are derived from fossil fuels.
Since 1970, the U.S. has achieved unprecedented environmental improvements (73% reduction in emissions of criteria air pollutants) while dramatically increasing GDP (262%), miles traveled (189%), population (59%), and energy consumption (44%).