Global energy demand to fall 6 per cent in 2020, largest drop in 70 years: IEA

News:International Energy Agency(IEA) has released its annual Global Energy Review 2020 report. Facts: International Energy Agency(IEA): Established in 1974 as an autonomous intergovernmental organization under the OECD framework. Aim:To ensure reliable, affordable and clean energy for its member countries and beyond. Headquarters: Paris, France. Focus areas: It has four main areas of focus: a) Energy… Continue reading Global energy demand to fall 6 per cent in 2020, largest drop in 70 years: IEA

India’s oil demand growth is set to overtake China by mid-2020s: IEA

News:The International Energy Agency(IEA) has released the India’s Energy Policy Report. Facts: About the report: The report has been prepared by the International Energy Agency(IEA) in collaboration with NITI Aayog.  The report aims to assist the government in meeting its energy policy objectives by setting out a range of recommendations in each area with a… Continue reading India’s oil demand growth is set to overtake China by mid-2020s: IEA

Asia is set to support global coal demand for the next 5 years: IEA

News:International Energy Agency(IEA) has released the IEA Coal Market Report 2019. Facts: Key takeaways from the report: Coal remains a major fuel in global energy systems accounting for almost 40% of electricity generation and more than 40% of energy-related carbon dioxide emissions. The People’s Republic of China, India and other Asian economies led the expansion… Continue reading Asia is set to support global coal demand for the next 5 years: IEA

World Energy Outlook 2019 – International Energy Agency

News:The International Energy Agency has released its report on World Energy Outlook,2019. Facts: About World Energy Outlook: The World Energy Outlook is a leading source of strategic insight on the future of energy and energy-related emissions, providing detailed scenarios that map out the consequences of different energy policy and investment choices. Key takeaways from the… Continue reading World Energy Outlook 2019 – International Energy Agency

India’s carbon dioxide emissions up 5%

A report by the International Energy Agency (IEA) has revealed that India’s carbon dioxide emissions increased by 4.8% in 2018 from last year. The growth in emissions was higher than that of the United States and China. The rise in emissions has been attributed to increased coal consumption. Globally, carbon dioxide emissions rose 1.7% in… Continue reading India’s carbon dioxide emissions up 5%