Worldwide primary energy consumption in 2001

Value 4.25E+20 J
Organism Biosphere
Reference Nocera, D. Lewis, N. Powering the planet: Chemical Challenges in solar energy utilization. PNAS 2006. 103(43) p.15729 left column 2nd paragraphPubMed ID17043226
Primary Source Energy Information Administration (2005) Annual Energy Outlook (US Dept of Energy, Washington, DC)
Comments In 2001, worldwide primary energy consumption was 425?10^18 J, which is an average energy consumption rate of 13.5 terawatt (TW)
Entered by Phil Mongiovi
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