According to estimates Economist J. Bernstein, the global demand for energy raw materials will increase by 30% in the interval of 40 years before going into decline - based on AMarkets.
The maximum power consumption per person was achieved in the 70s against the backdrop of the most high energy prices. Over the last 3 years there has been a decline in energy consumption per person. Despite the fact that over the past year Energy consumption Nam increased from 70 to 80 BTU (British thermal units).
The graph - growth in demand for energy raw materials:
Estimates EIA (forecast changes in demand until 2040), energy consumption has already reached its peak and over the next 25 years, growth will be flat. Economists say that these data are of great importance. Energy consumption per person has grown without interruption on the interval of 200 years since the industrial revolution.