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United States energy markets outlook H1 2014 - overview

United States energy markets outlook H1 2014 - overview

Report summary

The US will become energy self sufficient in 2025.  This is being brought about by the changing role of coal, oil and gas in the US.  Oil and gas production are both increasing due to hydraulic fracturing.  Meanwhile, oil and coal demand is declining due to alternative fuels, environmental regulation and increased efficiency in the transport fleet.  Relatively cheap gas prices will further encourage its use particularly in the power and industrial sectors.   Via LNG and piped exports Mexico... 

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Due to their sensitivity to political events and the global economy, energy demand and trade remain extremely volatile. The rapidly changing cost environment for hydrocarbon production and renewable energy, combined with energy policy changes, means the fuel mix in energy markets can be unpredictable at best. Further complicating the outlook is the transition and pace of the energy-intensive developing world from industrial to services-based economic growth, supporting the growing need for power generation.

This Energy Markets Long Term Outlook report provides a multi-fuel supply and demand forecast supported by a breakdown of the key facts.

Companies involved in all sectors of the energy industry can use this long term outlook report to assess inter-fuel dynamics and market drivers for strategic planning and investment opportunities. Use it to understand supply and demand fundamentals across hydrocarbon and renewables.

Analysing 92 markets and providing comprehensive coverage of global energy supply and demand, Wood Mackenzie is ideally placed to offer extensive expertise and robust knowledge of the energy markets sector. We write detailed supply and demand forecasts across all fuels and sectors based on our objective, proprietary data.

Whether you want an independent outlook on the market or to screen for opportunities in new markets, we help you understand global energy dynamics so you can shape your corporate strategy with confidence.

  • Executive summary
    • Key facts (2005 - 2035)
  • Economic outlook
  • Demand
    • Economic drivers and energy demand
    • Total primary energy demand
    • Energy intensity
    • Industrial and non-energy use
      • Key sub-sectors
      • Key fuels
      • Uncertainties
    • Transport
      • Factors affecting transport demand
      • Key fuels
      • Uncertainties
    • Residential, commercial and agricultural
      • Key sub-sectors
      • Uncertainties
  • Policy and regulation
    • Energy policy
    • Environment and carbon policy
    • Legislation
    • Regulation and authorities
      • Gas sector regulation and organization
      • Electricity sector regulation and organization
      • Authorities
    • Subsidies and taxes

In this report there are 17 tables or charts, including:

  • Executive summary
    • Executive summary: Table 1
    • Executive summary: Image 1
  • Economic outlook
    • Economic indicators (2005-2035)
  • Demand
    • Total primary energy demand (2005-2035)
    • Electricity intensity comparison (2000-2030)
    • End-use intensity comparison (2000-2030)
    • Major fuel prices (real 2014 US$/mmbtu)
    • Demand: Image 4
    • Energy demand for industry and non-energy use (2005-2035)
    • Industrial energy mix (2005-2035)
    • Transport sector energy demand (2005-2035)
    • Transport fuel mix (2005-2035)
    • Energy demand in the residential/commercial sector (2005-2035)
    • RCA sub-sectors (2012)
    • Residential, commercial, and agricultural fuel mix (2005-2035)
  • Policy and regulation
    • US energy policy
    • Major US energy legislation
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