Bhutan’s quest for alternative energy
Shrinking glaciers, a changing economy and environmental worries are forcing the Bhutanese to question whether their dependence on hydropower is the realistic way forward.
Risk of failure to achieve the SDGs under a high- or low-ambition climate agreement
Post-2015 sustainable development goals and the Paris Climate Agreement could set the course for environmental sustainability and human wellbeing to 2030 and beyond.
Sustainable Energy from the Ocean
Potential and Kinetic Energy Explained
All forms of energy are either potential or kinetic energy. Potential refers to stored energy while kinetic is energy in motion. Learn about these types of energy and how they can be altered from one form to another.
The Law of the Sea’s Conceptual Framework
A balcony with a view
The use of wind turbines has increased but still only produce only a small percentage of energy globally.
Seafloor Resources: Energy and Minerals
Global and local: secure and affordable energy
Energy and climate change
Open Learning Module: Energy
Shaping the future of energy in Europe: Clean, smart and renewable
This calculator is a model of the world's energy, land and food systems to 2050. It allows you to explore the world's options for tackling climate change and see how they all add up. Find out whether everyone can have a good lifestyle while also tackling climate change.
Energy and natural resources: interactions with other megatrends
Considering climate change adaption and mitigation efforts
Energy and natural resources: a climate friendly world by 2050
Is a climate friendly world by 2050 realistic?
How can we avoid dangerous climate change?
What do we need to do to ensure that we avoid disastrous climate change for future generations?
US oil consumption vs. production
A comparison of domestic production and consumption reveals that U.S. states are drastically out of kilter with only a handful pumping out a significant amount of fuel for national consumption
Water Energy Food Linked
Climate change is making it imperative that the nexus between the three is integrated into all development plans.