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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?
Turkmenistan Ashgabat

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

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

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

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

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

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

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Qatar is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list What Countries are Burning the most Fossil Fuels?
Qatar 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?
Trinidad and Tobago Port of Spain

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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