The Energy Fix: How Geography Drives Energy Development

The importance of global landscapes

Worldwide renewable energy production reached 66.83 quadrillion BTUs in 2010. The countries in the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development—which keeps detailed records for its 34 members [see map]—produced 16.50 quadrillion BTUs that year. Which technology works in which country is often a matter of topography.

Global Landscapes
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