Transition to the postindustrial phase of the economic development is characterized by saturation in dependence of energy consumption from economic growth. Maximum of global energy use equal to 25–30 G toe and twofold of the current level is expected in the middle of the century. Perspectives of CO2 emission limitation by the level determined by the UN Paris climate agreement are analyzed by transformation of global energy sources.
Author page: Alexander Kosarikov
It is almost impossible to measure the entropy or the number of possible states, in which socio-economic system may be found. Only real events that accompany economic or social crisis are directly manifested.