World leaders have pledged to act to change the energy future. Some new policies are in place. But the trends inenergy demand, imports, coal use and greenhouse gasemissions to 2030 in this year’s
World Energy Outlook
than projected in
.China and India are the emerging giants of the worldeconomy. Their unprecedented pace of economicdevelopment will require ever more energy, but it willtransform living standards for billions. There can be noquestion of asking them selectively to curb growth soas to solve problems which are global.So how is the transition to be achieved to a more secure,lower-carbon energy system?
provides the answers. With extensivestatistics, projections in three scenarios, analysis andadvice, it shows China, India and the rest of the world why we need to co-operate to change the energy future and how to do it.
150(61 2007 01 1 P1)ISBN: 978-92-64-02730-5