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Learn how energy will be used more efficiently and supplies will continue to diversify as new technologies emerge.

Introduction

The Outlook for Energy is our long-term global view of energy demand and supply.

Global fundamentals

By 2040, world population is expected to reach 9.1 billion, up from 7.3 billion today. 

Meeting growing demand

Our outlook for energy demand projects how much and what forms of energy are likely to be needed in countries around the world for transportation, residential/commercial use, industrial processes and electricity generation.

Lowering emissions

Energy and human progress are closely linked, with expanding access to reliable, affordable and cleaner fuels helping power substantial gains in living standards over the past two centuries.

Fulfilling future supply

The Outlook for Energy is our long-term global view of energy demand and supply. Its findings help guide our long-term investments, and we share The Outlook to help promote better understanding of the issues shaping the world's energy future.

Energy today and tomorrow

The Outlook for Energy is our long-term global view of energy demand and supply. Its findings help guide our long-term investments, and we share The Outlook to help promote better understanding of the issues shaping the world's energy future.

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