Global energy mix from 1990 to 2035
The International Energy Agency (IEA)An independent, intergovernmental organization founded within the framework of the OECD... has developed several scenarios that project energy trends through to 2035. According to the baseline New Policies Scenario, primary energyAll energy sources that have not undergone any conversion process and remain in their natural state.. demand will rise to 17.4 billion tons of oil equivalentUnit of energy measurement corresponding to the energy produced by the combustion of a ton of oil... in 2035 from 13 billion in 2011. Fossil fuels — oil, natural gas, coalCoal is ranked by its degree of transformation or maturity, increasing in carbon content from... — will continue to dominate the energy mixThe range of energy sources of a region., though their share will recede from 81% to 76%. The share of renewables, including hydropower and biomassIn the energy sector, biomass is defined as all organic matter of plant or animal origin..., will grow to 18% in 2035 from 13% in 2011.