Interactive Transparency: America's Energy, Where It's From and How It's Used U.S. Energy Use and Sources
With the full picture, the problems (wasted energy) and the potential solutions (more renewable energy) become more clear.
To fully understand the energy issue, we have to understand how America gets its energy, and how it uses it. When you see the full picture, the problems (we waste a lot of energy) and the potential solutions (we have just barely cracked into renewable energy) become more clear. Here from solar to coal, is how much of our energy comes from each potential source, and where those sources go.
SOURCE: Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (PDF)
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