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The pie charts show changes in the main sources of energy in the USA between 1980 and 1990.

It is clear from the pie charts that oil and natural gas made up the two greatest sources of energy in the USA. Together, oil and natural gas comprised over one half of sources of energy. Oil accounted for 42% of energy used in 1980, but this dropped significantly to 33% in 1990. However, natural gas served as energy stayed relatively unchanged, at around 26%. The other sources of energy in the USA changed considerably. While nuclear power doubled, climbing from 5% to 10%, hydroelectric power still remained unchanged at 5% between 1980 and 1990. Whats more, there was a slight increase of 5 % in coal energy from 1980 to 1990. In conclusion, during a decade, oil, natural gas and coal still severed as the most important sources of energy in the USA and though nuclear power merely accounted for a small proportion, it was more and more popular source of energy in America.