In this list
Agriculture | Energy | Coal | Electric Power | Natural Gas | Oil

Interactive infographic: Fossil fuels' shrinking share of global energy mix after 2020 shock

Electricity | Energy | Emissions | Electric Power | Emissions | Energy Transition | LNG | Natural Gas | Oil | Crude Oil | Refined Products | Gasoline | Jet Fuel | Metals | Non-Ferrous | ESG

Market Movers Asia, June 21-25: China’s carbon emission trading scheme set to kick-off

Agriculture | Biofuels

Platts Biofuelscan

Crude Oil | Coal | Coronavirus | Natural Gas

S&P Global Platts Client Analytics Seminar

Electric Power | Natural Gas

ERCOT panel advances market changes driven by mid-February winter storm

Agriculture | Biofuels | Oil | Refined Products | Gasoline

Fuel for Thought: US Refiners, RINs and the RVO

Interactive infographic: Fossil fuels' shrinking share of global energy mix after 2020 shock

Fossil fuels would shrink to roughly half of total primary energy supply in 2050, from about 77% in 2020, if the world meets the minimum Paris Agreement target of 2C warming, according to the latest projections by S&P Global Platts Analytics.

Not registered?

Receive daily email alerts, subscriber notes & personalize your experience.

Register Now

The demand shock caused by the coronavirus pandemic has slashed 2020 emissions far more aggressively than the 2C pathway, but massive uncertainties loom regarding the demand recovery as well as the trajectories of both fossil fuels and renewables.

An eventual economic recovery from the pandemic will likely cause fossil fuel's share of the energy mix to expand from 2020-2025. Analytics sees renewables becoming increasingly cost-competitive after 2025, meaning they will grow faster in the long run than fossil fuels, particularly in a 2C scenario.

Download a printable version