This is awfully cheerful or just awful, depending on your point of view I guess.
Release Date: June 2008
Next Release Date: June 2009
(full report available July 2008)
World marketed energy consumption is projected to increase by 57 percent
from 2004 to 2030. Total energy demand in the non-OECD countries increases
by 95 percent, compared with an increase of 24 percent in the OECD countries.
I guess it’s worth taking note of CO2, in a sort of passive way, now.
I’m confused. It’s hard to know if this is wishful thinking or malice at this point.
Update: Phil Randal makes a similar point.