World Energy Outlook
€150 (61 2009 19 1 P1)ISBN: 978 92 64 06130 9
, the economic downturn has led to a dropin energy use, CO
emissions and energy investment. Is this anopportunity to arrest climate change or a threat that any economic upturn might be stied at birth?What package o commitments and measures should the climatenegotiators at the UN Climate Change Conerence (COP 15) inCopenhagen put together i they really want to stop globaltemperatures rising? How much would it cost? And how much might the developed world have to pay to fnance action elsewhere?How big is the gas resource base and what is the typical patterno production rom a gas feld? What does the unconventional gasboom in the United States mean or the rest o the world? Are weheaded or a global gas glut? What role will gas play in the utureenergy mix? And how might the way gas is priced change? All these questions and many others are answered in
. The data are extensive, the projections more detailed than ever and the analyses compelling.