Letters

03/17/2003
Energy supply-demand in 2050Congratulations on publishing a superb article by Mssr. Baquis (OGJ, Feb. 17, p. 20). He addresses future energy supply and needs in a cogent and logical fashion with emphasis on uncertainties inherent in any long-range projection from the unpredictable nature of public perceptions and desires and of the pace of technology development itself. Importantly, he sees a sustainable energy future, rather than imminent disaster. With regard to oil only, his assumed current annual growth rate is 2-3%, in line with IEA and EIA forecasts, but about twice last decade's actual. He projects an oil peak around 2020, and a subsequent average decline of only 1%/ year. The...
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