Note: CO2 Emission values were calculated by comparing Arkansas Consumption to U.S. Consumption for each fuel type
Source: Energy Information Administration
In the state of Arkansas, CO2 emissions for 2004 totaled 62 million metric tons. Arkansas CO2 emissions made up only 1 percent of the national total in 2004. In 2004, the generation of electricity contributed 43 percent of total carbon dioxide emission, while the transportation and industrial sectors contributed 33 percent and 17 percent respectively.