Notes Toward a Better Understanding of Six Intersecting Pieces of the Energy Puzzle:
Climate Change, Peak Resources, Nuclear Proliferation, Food Security, Speculative Finance, and Geopolitics
November 1, 2008
Official Projections Show Big Increase to 2025
This chart gives the official view, long maintained by both the International Energy Agency and the US Energy Information Administration, that substantial increases in oil, coal, and natural gas production would satisfy the world's steadily increasing appetite for energy.