How We Use Energy in 2020

Written by Ryan McGuine // Every June, BP releases its annual benchmark publication, the Statistical Review of World Energy, which details trends in energy production and consumption over the course of the previous year. Since the report is backward-looking, this year's does not include data reflecting the impacts of COVID-19 lockdowns. Interested readers can see … Continue reading How We Use Energy in 2020

Energy Transitions

Written by Ryan McGuine // There have been numerous energy transitions in the past, all of which have been driven by economic imperatives or resource scarcity, and have moved in the direction of increasing power density. The current energy transition toward energy sources that emit less greenhouse gases is a departure from previous transitions in … Continue reading Energy Transitions

How We Use Energy in 2019

Written by Ryan McGuine // Every June, BP releases its annual benchmark publication, the 2019 Statistical Review of World Energy, which details trends in energy production and consumption over the course of the previous year. Interested readers can see¬†summaries of past Statistical Reviews for comparison. The year 2018 was another disappointing one as far as … Continue reading How We Use Energy in 2019