a blueprint for far-reaching change, IEA's World Energy Outlook 2006 identifies practical
measures offering benefits
costs. It shows how populations
around the globe can grow and thrive over the next
twenty-five years while consuming less
energy. In-depth analysis and projections answer
• How acute are the energy-sector dangers we face?
are the priority sectors for action and the high-potential policy tools?
• How cost-effective is the alternative policy path for energy?
• How can
we overcome obstacles to implementing new policies?
• Will the impact
of high energy prices eventually hit the economy?
is the outlook for oil and gas investment over
the coming five years?