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The Energy Outlook makes projections to 2040 and beyond, while the Statistical Review provides historic data on world energy markets

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Spencer Dale and Bob Dudley at the Energy Outlook launch, February 2018

BP’s economics team produces two reports annually. One – the Energy Outlook – is forward-looking and the other – The Statistical Review of World Energy – analyses data from the previous year. While the Energy Outlook was first published in January 2011, the Statistical Review has been informing the energy economics community since 1965.

The energy economics reports

Energy Outlook – 2018 edition

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The global energy landscape is changing. What are the key factors influencing the shift in the energy mix and the pace at which it is changing? The BP Energy Outlook outlines BP’s views of future global energy markets through to 2040 based on different scenarios. 

Statistical Review of World Energy 2018

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2017 saw record growth in solar capacity, ‘OPEC plus’ production cuts and a surge in Chinese gas demand. Find out what impact these developments had on global energy markets and what the implications may be for the future transition of energy.