Petroleum and Natural Gas Predicted to Remain Top of Sources of World Energy Consumption Through 2040

The future looks bright as Petroleum and Natural Gas are predicted to remain the top energy sources for world energy consumption through 2040 according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA)

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Renewable energy sources are growing in importance and are a rapidly increasingly part of the U.S. energy portfolio. These energy sources complement more traditional sources both at home and across the globe. That said, oil and natural gas will remain important sources of energy for years to come. The graph above depicts the increasing consumption of natural gas as well as petroleum and other liquids, as they remain the top energy sources for world energy consumption through 2040 according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA)

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