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October 21, 2019

Global energy consumption driven by more electricity in residential, commercial buildings


October 2, 2019

EIA projects that renewables will provide nearly half of world electricity by 2050


September 30, 2019

EIA projects global energy-related CO2 emissions will increase through 2050


September 24, 2019

EIA projects nearly 50% increase in world energy usage by 2050, led by growth in Asia


September 27, 2018

Hydro and fossil fuels power electricity growth in Sub-Saharan Africa


August 9, 2018

Higher economic growth in Africa could lead to more energy use, especially in industry


August 7, 2018

India’s future energy use depends on its rate of economic growth


July 25, 2018

China’s projected energy consumption mainly depends on its overall growth rate


July 24, 2018

EIA’s latest International Energy Outlook highlights analysis of China, India, and Africa


March 9, 2018

Investment in tight oil, oil sands, and deepwater drives long-term oil production growth


December 8, 2017

India’s steel industry, like America’s, is dominated by electric-based processes


November 16, 2017

Growth in global energy-related carbon dioxide emissions expected to slow


November 8, 2017

EIA forecasts growth in world nuclear electricity capacity, led by non-OECD countries


November 2, 2017

Almost 40% of global liquefied natural gas trade moves through the South China Sea


October 25, 2017

China leads the growth in projected global natural gas consumption


October 10, 2017

Buildings energy consumption in India is expected to increase faster than in other regions


October 4, 2017

Global gas-to-liquids growth is dominated by two projects in South Africa and Uzbekistan


September 27, 2017

Chinese coal-fired electricity generation expected to flatten as mix shifts to renewables


September 19, 2017

Beyond China and India, energy consumption in non-OECD Asia continues to grow


September 14, 2017

EIA projects 28% increase in world energy use by 2040


August 12, 2016

World tight oil production to more than double from 2015 to 2040


August 2, 2016

Renewables share of North America electricity mix expected to rise


May 16, 2016

Projected growth in CO2 emissions driven by countries outside the OECD


May 12, 2016

EIA projects 48% increase in world energy consumption by 2040


September 11, 2014

Despite decline in some regions, world oil consumption still seen rising


December 3, 2013

Future world energy demand driven by trends in developing countries


August 16, 2013

Chinese investments play large role in Southeast Asia hydroelectric growth


July 25, 2013

EIA projects world energy consumption will increase 56% by 2040


September 28, 2011

Renewable energy shows strongest growth in global electric generating capacity


September 19, 2011

China and India account for half of global energy growth through 2035


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