Outlook for Energy
The Outlook for Energy is ExxonMobil’s latest view of energy demand and supply through 2040. For many years the Outlook for Energy has helped inform ExxonMobil’s long-term business strategies, investment plans, and research programs.
Outlook for Energy: A perspective to 2040
Key takeaways of 2040 projections
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2019 Outlook for Energy: A perspective to 2040The Outlook for Energy is ExxonMobil’s view of energy demand and supply through 2040. We use the Outlook to help inform our long-term business strategies and investment plans.
2019 Outlook for Energy: data pagesRelevant data pertaining to 2019 Outlook for Energy report
2019 Outlook for Energy: glossaryGlossary of terms for the 2019 Outlook for Energy report.
How we develop our Outlook
Monitoring policy and technology trends
Throughout the process, we monitor changes in technology, such as cost decreases for solar panels, improvements in battery technology and advances in well completion technology for tight oil. We also follow policy developments, such as adopted policies and ambitions formulated in context of the Paris Agreement, the European Union’s recently adopted tailpipe emissions regulations and China’s ‘blue sky’ policies.Explore