World Energy Systems and the impact on Earth’s Climate

The mass of carbon dioxide emitted per unit of supplied energy in 2015 equalled that in 1995; humanity made no progress during these two decades.1
Every year energy use increases, & most of the increases come from fossil fuels.2
UN Secretary-General: We face a direct existential threat… Extreme heatwaves, wildfires, storms and floods are leaving a trail of death and devastation… We are careering towards the edge of the abyss.3
Latest Site Change

June 2020 – Edited Energy System posts to be concise. Reorganised sea level maps to reduce page load-time.

Current Activity

Updating site with BP(2020) data. Profile of Germany’s energy system.

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  1. Chart 4, https://www.worldenergydata.org/world/()
  2. https://twitter.com/peters_glen/status/1149219271236415489()
  3. http://un.org/sg/en/content/sg/statement/2018-09-10/secretary-generals-remarks-climate-change-delivered()