Global demand for energy is rising. Developed countries continue to consume huge amounts of energy while demand is increasing in developing countries.
Which of the following is NOT a reason for an increase in world energy demands?
Growing populations in developing countries
Declining populations in developed countries
Increasing standards of living
Where will growth in demand for energy will be highest?
Both developed and developing countries
Which energy source is most used globally?
What is the link between energy use and GDP?
The higher a country’s GDP, the higher the energy use
The higher a country’s GDP, the lower the energy use
There is no link between energy use and GDP
Developing countries rely predominantly on what type of energy source?
What percentage of the population have access to electricity in sub-Saharan Africa?
93 per cent
24 per cent
90 per cent