Facts About Oil
- Global oil consumption grew by 0.7% million barrels per day, or 0.7%, to reach 88 million b/d. This is a low growth number.
- Global energy consumption rose 3.5% in 2011l, OECD consumption dropping little-by-little the past few years balanced against developing economies consuming 5% more energy per year. China’s consumption grew 71%.
BP Statistical Review of World Energy 2012
Yeah, it’s kind of crazy that you can just get well-researched information online, as opposed to the slipshod journalistic I’m always drawn into.