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Energy Information Administration/International Energy Outlook 2001, based on EIA, International Energy Annual 1999, DOE/EIA-0219(99) Washington DC, Jan. 2001 and EIA, World energy projection systel 200.
Uploaded on Saturday 25 Feb 2012
Trends in energy consumption
Philippe Rekacewicz, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
The graphic shows the total world energy consumption from 1970 to 2001, with projections to 2020. It shows the trend of increasing energy use since 1970, continuing until 2020. Over the last decade developed countries have attempted to reduce the over-all energy demand.