Monthly Archives: April 2020

US energy production passes consumption after 62 years

TEHRAN ( Iran News ) – Energy production in the US last year exceeded consumption for the first time in 62 years, according to a statement by the country’s Energy Information Administration (EIA) on Tuesday. The US produced 101.0 quadrillion British thermal units (quads) of energy and consumed 100.2 quads last year, the EIA said.

Jobs in renewables to reach 42 million globally by 2050

TEHRAN ( Iran News ) – New investment, as part of the transition to a sustainable energy future would increase renewables jobs to 42 million globally by 2050, four times more than today, data obtained by Anadolu Agency from International Renewable Energy Agency’s (IRENA) recent report revealed Wednesday According to the IRENA’s Global Renewables Outlook: Energy transformation 2050 report, energy jobs overall will reach 100 million by 2050, about 40 million more than today.