TITLE

Time for More Energy Efficiency

AUTHOR(S)
McGowan, Jack
PUB. DATE
December 2005
SOURCE
Energy & Power Management;Dec2005, Vol. 30 Issue 12, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on issues concerning energy economics. It is informed that demand for energy across the world is increasing and price signals do have a limited near-term impact on consumption. According to the Energy Information Administration (EIA) global demand for petroleum dropped in 2004, but the forecast calls for demand growth to average 1.8% for 2005 and 2006. All energy sources are facing increasing demand and constrained supply. The EIA predicts relatively narrow margin of surplus capacity for Natural Gas.
ACCESSION #
19417469

 

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