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Report Feb. 2, 2018

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Shareholder engagement on the future of energy and carbon

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Expanding the energy frontier in every direction

When it comes to new oil and gas discoveries, the map of the world is far from static. Tomorrow’s major energy producer may only be a minor player today, a trend that keeps the global flow of energy spinning like the needle on a compass.

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Energy demand

Global energy demand will continue to rise through 2040, reflecting its fundamental link to growing prosperity and better living standards for an increasing population worldwide.

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Pursuing a 2°C pathway

Addressing the risks of climate change implies a variety of potential future pathways that would affect supply and use of energy across society. Advancing the application of cost-effective technology solutions will likely be critical to pursue a 2oC pathway, while helping keep energy reliable and affordable.

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Energy supply

What resources will be available to meet the world’s increasing demand for more energy? Technology advancements underpin the diversification of energy choices. 

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Energy matters

As the world’s population approaches 9 billion people in 2040, we are challenged to help improve living standards everywhere. We expect that progress will be powered by human ingenuity and the energy that helps make better lives possible.

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