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Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2010: Energy Industry Partnership Programme Session Summaries

 
Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2010: Energy Industry Partnership Programme Session Summaries

Driving Growth Through Sustainability was a key theme of the Annual Meeting of the New Champions in Tianjin. Even the most optimistic scenarios predict that global energy demand will increase 30-40% in the next decade, and fossil fuels will continue to dominate the energy mix. How will this be achieved? Can an energy-intensive lifestyle be sustained if it is run on coal and oil. And how will energy policy in China, the world's largest energy producer and second largest consumer, affect global energy usage patterns?