Wealth of Regions and Countries All Over the Globe vs. Their Annual Consumption of Fuel (image) American Institute of Physics Share Print E-Mail Caption The wealth of regions and countries all over the globe vs. their annual consumption of fuel. More economic activity means more fuel consumption, not less. Credit Bejan and Errera Usage Restrictions This image may be used only with appropriate credit. Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.