Information about our Climate Crisis and Energy Systems

‘We are careering towards the edge of the abyss.’1

‘Every year energy use increases, & most of the increases come from fossil fuels.’2

‘Carbon intensity in 2015 equalled that in 1995; humanity’s most precious years were wasted.’3

Latest Site Change

Dec 2019 – Updated site with latest CO₂ emissions data from the Global Carbon Budget(2019).4 5

Current Activity

Profile of Germany’s energy system.

Future

Profiles of the US’, Japan’s and NZ’s energy systems.

  1. UN Secretary-General’s press encounter on climate change()
  2. Glen Peters, Research Director at Center for International Climate Research, https://twitter.com/peters_glen/status/1149219271236415489()
  3. Shane White, https://www.worldenergydata.org/world/()
  4. https://www.globalcarbonproject.org/carbonbudget/()
  5. http://folk.uio.no/roberan/GCB2019.shtml()