The IEA has recently made public the new Energy Outlook 2012. Check it out in order to have a glance of how the energy sector will be in the next 40 years.
Projections in the Annual Energy Outlook 2012 reference case focus on the factors that shape U.S. energy markets in the long term, under the assumption that current laws and regulations remain generally unchanged throughout the projection
period. The reference case provides the basis for examination and discussion of energy market trends and serves as a
starting point for analysis of potential changes in U.S. energy policies, rules, or regulations or potential technology breakthroughs.
The most important feature is the continued use of fossil fuel and the booming Shale-Gas industry.
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