Places/Travel What Countries are Burning the most Fossil Fuels?

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Which country burns the most fossil fuels? This list answers that question. By burning fossil fuels we deplete our natural resources, so which countries burn the most fossil fuels? The most oil and natural gas? The answer may surprise you. This list uses what percentage of a countries greenhouse emissions come from fossil fuels. In the United States, more than 90% of its greenhouse emissions come from fossil fuels, but the US is not even close to the top of the list.

Source: World Bank Lists

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Turkmenistan is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list What Countries are Burning the most Fossil Fuels?
Ashgabat

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Oman is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list What Countries are Burning the most Fossil Fuels?
Muscat

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Singapore is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list What Countries are Burning the most Fossil Fuels?
Singapore

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Netherlands Antilles is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list What Countries are Burning the most Fossil Fuels?

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Kuwait is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list What Countries are Burning the most Fossil Fuels?
Kuwait City

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Brunei is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list What Countries are Burning the most Fossil Fuels?
Bandar Seri Begawan

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Bahrain is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list What Countries are Burning the most Fossil Fuels?
Manama

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Malta is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list What Countries are Burning the most Fossil Fuels?
Valletta

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Saudi Arabia is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list What Countries are Burning the most Fossil Fuels?
Riyadh

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Qatar is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list What Countries are Burning the most Fossil Fuels?
Doha

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United Arab Emirates is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list What Countries are Burning the most Fossil Fuels?

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Trinidad and Tobago is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list What Countries are Burning the most Fossil Fuels?
Port of Spain

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Algeria is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list What Countries are Burning the most Fossil Fuels?
Algiers

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Iraq is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list What Countries are Burning the most Fossil Fuels?
Baghdad

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Libya is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list What Countries are Burning the most Fossil Fuels?
Tripoli

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Rep. of Yemen is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list What Countries are Burning the most Fossil Fuels?
Rep. of Yemen

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Uzbekistan is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list What Countries are Burning the most Fossil Fuels?
Tashkent

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Kazakhstan is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list What Countries are Burning the most Fossil Fuels?
Astana

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Iran is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list What Countries are Burning the most Fossil Fuels?
Tehran

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Azerbaijan is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list What Countries are Burning the most Fossil Fuels?
Baku

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Syrian Arab Republic is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list What Countries are Burning the most Fossil Fuels?
Syrian Arab Republic

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Jordan is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list What Countries are Burning the most Fossil Fuels?
Amman

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Israel is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list What Countries are Burning the most Fossil Fuels?
Jerusalem

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Cyprus is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list What Countries are Burning the most Fossil Fuels?
Nicosia

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Mongolia is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list What Countries are Burning the most Fossil Fuels?
Ulan Bator

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Egypt is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list What Countries are Burning the most Fossil Fuels?
Cairo

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Malaysia is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list What Countries are Burning the most Fossil Fuels?
Kuala Lumpur

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Hong Kong SAR is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list What Countries are Burning the most Fossil Fuels?
Hong Kong SAR

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Poland is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list What Countries are Burning the most Fossil Fuels?
Warsaw

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Australia is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list What Countries are Burning the most Fossil Fuels?
Canberra

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Morocco is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list What Countries are Burning the most Fossil Fuels?
Rabat

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Greece is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list What Countries are Burning the most Fossil Fuels?
Athens

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Netherlands, The is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list What Countries are Burning the most Fossil Fuels?
Netherlands, The

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Lebanon is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list What Countries are Burning the most Fossil Fuels?
Beirut

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Belarus is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list What Countries are Burning the most Fossil Fuels?
Minsk

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Bosnia and Herzegovina is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list What Countries are Burning the most Fossil Fuels?

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Estonia is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list What Countries are Burning the most Fossil Fuels?
Tallinn

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Republic of Ireland is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list What Countries are Burning the most Fossil Fuels?

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Italy is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list What Countries are Burning the most Fossil Fuels?
Rome

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Turkey is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list What Countries are Burning the most Fossil Fuels?
Ankara

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Moldova is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list What Countries are Burning the most Fossil Fuels?
Chișinău

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Jamaica is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list What Countries are Burning the most Fossil Fuels?
Kingston

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United Kingdom is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list What Countries are Burning the most Fossil Fuels?

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Argentina is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list What Countries are Burning the most Fossil Fuels?
Buenos Aires

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Mexico is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list What Countries are Burning the most Fossil Fuels?
Mexico City

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Russian Federation is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list What Countries are Burning the most Fossil Fuels?
Russian Federation

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Luxembourg is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list What Countries are Burning the most Fossil Fuels?
Luxembourg

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Serbia is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list What Countries are Burning the most Fossil Fuels?
Belgrade

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Korea, D.P.R. of is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list What Countries are Burning the most Fossil Fuels?
Korea, D.P.R. of

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Venezuela is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list What Countries are Burning the most Fossil Fuels?
Caracas